Unidentified Gunmen on Tuesday attacked the country home of former president Goodluck Jonathan in Otuoke, Ogbia Local Government of Bayelsa state.
According to reports, the attack occurred in the early hours of Tuesday, by gunmen who came through the river by about five six speedboats. A soldier who was stationed at the courtyard of the former president was killed by the gunmen while three of the gunmen were killed by soldiers who foiled the attack.
It is yet to be ascertained if the former president and his family were at home at at the time the attacked occurred.
This is not the first time gunmen have attacked the country home of Jonathan. In 2007 while he was the Governor of the state and the Vice-President-elect, suspected militants bombed and destroyed his country home.