A fire on Sunday razed a portion of the Olusegun Obasanjo Golf Course located in the country home of Chief Whip of the Senate, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu in Igbere, Bende Local Government Area of Abia State.
The former Abia governor made the disclosure in a post on his verified Facebook page on Tuesday.
He also shared photos of the charred golf course.
Kalu wrote, “The Olusegun Obasanjo Golf course located in my countryhome caught fire on Sunday.
“Some villagers were hunting in the bush near the golf field and the fire they listed (sic) extended to the golf.
“I thank the security agencies and Igbere Vigilante for their prompt intervention, otherwise it could have affected my home.
“This is to also inform all golf lovers and players intending to enjoy the season at my OBJ Golf Course to exercise patience until it is fixed.”