The residence of Senator Lee Maeba located in GRA, Phase 3 axis of Port Harcourt, Rivers State on Thursday was attacked by gunmen.
Maeba is the chairman of the presidential campaign council of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Rivers State.
A source that spoke with Punch on the incident said the gunmen came from a nearby street, shot sporadically at his entrance, and eventually broke into the former Senator’s compound.
A further report has it that the hoodlums destroyed about five cars, including a jeep.
The incident saw three persons in the compound, including Senator Maeba’s relative scampering for safety.
At the time of filing this report, operatives of the Department of State Services and policemen along with the Senator had returned to the residence.
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