The convoy of Agusan Del Norte Gov. Ma. Angelica Rosedell Amante-Matba was ambushed earlier today.
Eight armed men were allegedly responsible for the said ambush against the Matba while her convoy is en route to kilometer 12, Sitio Hinandayan, Brgy. Camagong, Nasipit.
A police officer was injured in the said incident. Matba’s convoy was on its way to Sitio Mimbahandi for the turn-over ceremony of a school building there.
Gov. Matba survived the ambush.
Authorities are still investigating whoever is responsible for the ambush and the motive behind it.