ATABOR JULIUS LOKOJA.
The wife of Chief Ogwu James Onoja ( SAN) mrs Rosemary Onoja and her entourage have been attacked by unknown gunmen on Anyigba -Shintakun road.
The incident which occured on Friday involved the wife of the legal Icon James Onoja , some of her family members and her police escort as the hoodlums believed to be armed robbers shot severally at them shattering the windscreen of the Jeep they were travelling.
Although, Mrs Onoja escaped unhurt , her police orderly was not so lucky as the bullets hit him on the head, but he was however rushed to the hospital for treatment.
Chief Onoja had earlier in a petition addressed to the Inspector General of police Mohammed Adamu dated 8th April, 2019 alleged threat to his life whenever he visited his homestead of kogi state. The incident has been reported at Anyigba Police Station.
James Onoja, a legal practitioner based in Abuja said he could not come to terms with the attack saying wether his involvement in series of communal and philanthropic activities to better the lives of his people and immediate community was a crime against some politicians in the state.
The legal icon,in a chat with Sunday Independent expressed shock at the attack on his family, said the matter was however reported to the state command of the Nigerian Police.