So Unhappy! See Ebonyi Deputy Speaker’s Aide Killed by Gunmen (Photograph)
It’s a unhappy time for the household of an aide to the Deputy Speaker of the Ebonyi State Home of Meeting after he was killed by gunmen.
Kingsley Obasi was the the legislative assistant to Ebonyi Deputy Speaker, Obasi Odefa earlier than his loss of life.
It was gathered the gunmen trailed Obasi on Wednesday evening whereas he was on his method residence earlier than killing him.
Certainly one of his colleagues, Thomas Eluu, who’s the legislative aide to Deputy Chief of the Home Kingsley Ikoro, confirmed the incident on his Fb wall Wednesday evening.
“My colleague at Ebonyi State Home of Meeting, Kingsley Obasi, who occurs to be a Legislative Aide to The Deputy Speaker shot lifeless at the moment by unknown males,” he wrote.
The sufferer was mentioned to be planning his wedding ceremony.
It was additional gathered his killers additionally made away together with his bag containing cash, his wedding ceremony invitation playing cards and different valuables.
A member of the decessed’s household, who spoke with The Nation in Abakaliki, onThursday morning confirmed the loss of life.
The supply described the incident as theft gone unhealthy.
The household supply, who pleaded for anonymity mentioned: “Sure ,he was the one .I don’t assume it was politically motivated. I feel it was a case of theft gone unhealthy”.
The supply mentioned the armed robbers accosted the sufferer and picked up his baggage containing his wedding ceremony invitation playing cards.
“Because the robbers had been about to maneuver, he was mentioned to be shouting ‘it’s armed robbers oo .It’s armed robbers ooo’, then they shot him”
Police spokesman within the state confirmed the incident.
She mentioned the Police Command is investigating the incident with a view to arresting the culprits.