Gunmen have assassinated a middle-aged man in Iwhrekpokpor community, Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State.
German Enameg, identified as the deceased, was repeatedly shot by the gunmen on Thursday, June 25 at Ivwrekpokpo, Imoniyame junction.
According to The Nation, the RSUT graduate’s murder was witnessed by one of his children.
During the incident, residents were said to have fled for safety. According to one of them, the gunmen followed the deceased to where he was reversing his car in front of his wife’s shop where he was shot to death.
A source said the deceased might have been killed by cultists who challenged one another in Ughelli.
Ughelli police confirm the killing, however, DSP Bright Edafe, spokesperson of the State Police Command, said they are not aware of the incident.
Meanwhile, Fejiro Oliver, a friend of the deceased, who confirmed the incident on Friday, claimed that German was assassinated by two gunmen.