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Monday, 17 April 2017

Photos: Gunmen assassinate newly sworn-in Council Secretary in Akwa Ibom

Unidentified gunmen numbering four yesterdy killed the newly sworn-in Secretary of Ukanafu Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State.

Late Ime Atakpa was shot dead in his country home Ikot Udo Ubobo on Easter Sunday, April 16th. His wife, Imo, who disclosed this to newsmen said they went to Ukanafun for Easter service.

Before they left, he decided to check on some pigs in the farm at their backyard. While she and the children were in the house, she heard gunshots. When she tried to find the source of the gunfire, she saw four masked men walking away from the compound.
Spokesperson for the Akwa Ibom Police Command, DSP Chukwu Ikechukwu, who confirmed the incident said the gunmen numbering four shot the late council secretary in the stomach. He died on the way to the hospital.
"The man was in his farm in Ukanafun LGA when four unidentified gunmen shot him" said Mr Ikechukwu.


Anonymous said...

We are living in a semi civilized jungle.

Anonymous said...

Enter your comment...And any decent citizen would still join politics in Nigeria? When will Nigeria return to the path of sanity?

livingstone chibuike said...


CHERYL (aka FROM GLORY to GLORY) said...

Politics,,,, really a dirty game. RIP

Long live LIB

Vivian Reginalds said...

-D great anonymous now as Vivian Reginalds

Anonymous said...

Hmmmmm na waooo,do we need to live in d space? How will 2019 election be? Children of God needs to include r future leaders in their daily prayers.

ken christy said...

Chai. May his soul rest in perfect peace, Amen

Anonymous said...

If it was Dino Melaye the gunmen will shoot walls! Veteran Actor.

Mussy Ibrahim said...

What a wicked world we are living.. condolence to the family.

samuel Ezebuchi said...

RIP to d dead!

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