Friday, May 10, 2019

Gunmen kill APC chieftain in Rivers state

Gunmen have shot dead a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, Omunakwe Benson.

Omunakwe was killed on Agip Estate in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital, on Wednesday.

The gunmen were said to have driven into the estate and shot the victim, who was a former aspirant of the House of Assembly, while he was going back home around 8.45pm.

The state Police Public Relations Officer, Nnamdi Omoni, confirmed the incident, adding that two persons had been arrested in connection with the murder.