No fewer than five persons were today confirmed dead as unknown gunmen strikes during the Enugu state Local government polls.
It was gathered that the armed hoodlums after attacking voters also set ablaze some vehicles that were packed at the scene of the incident.
In a video sighted, a voice was heard warning people to stay at home, citing violence as the reason.
An eyewitness at the scene identified as Frank Nnaji said:
“I am lucky to be alive, they came where we are doing Chairmanship election and shouted no election and started shooting, there are many casualties, I was nearly hit. RIP to the dead.” He said.