An explosion has occurred at the country home of the President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief Nnia John Nwodo at Ukehe, in Ukehe, Igbo-Etiti LGA, Enugu State.
It was gathered that unknown persons threw an Improvised Explosive Device into the house of the elder statesman from outside his compound.
The identity of those behind the explosion was unknown, but the Ohanaeze leader has been in a running battle with the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB).
The explosion was said to have destroyed part of one of the buildings, tearing the ceiling apart and shattering the windows.
Danmallam Mohammed, the Enugu State Commissioner of Police, was being awaited at the scene of the explosion as at the time this report was filed.
When contacted, Nwodo declined comments on the incident, saying he was preparing a statement.