Chief Udala, a philanthropist, a Billionaire and the helper of many people has been assassinated and burnt to ashes in his own state Anambra.
According to reports, the incident occurred on Tuesday, when his convoy ran into a team of armed gunmen at Eke-Agu Market junction in Abatete, Idemili North Local Area.
He was set ablaze after bullets fired at him failed to penetrate.
On his convoy are Godsent Eriobu, Udala FC Manager and Secretary of Anambra Independent League (AIFL) was equally shot and died instantly at the scene on Tuesday.
Rev. Fr Obinna Dike, Chairman of AIFL who confirmed the death of Udala on Wednesday said the amateur league had lost two important members of the football family.
“So sad, our worst fears are becoming reality, we lost them,” he said in a text.
The Police Command in the state has confirmed the incident but did not speak on number of casualties.