Gunmen kill Enugu former commissioner, brother

Our reporter| Gunmen on Friday evening killed a former Commissioner for Rural Development in Enugu State, and ex-chairman of Oji River Local Government Area, Hon. Gab Onuzulike.

The elder brother of the politician, L Elvis Onuzulike, who was with him, was also reportedly killed by the hoodlums.

The blood-soaked bodies of the victims, with residents wailing circulated online on Friday evening.

According to sources who witnessed the incident, the attack occurred at Nkpokolo Achi while the ex-commissioner was returning from a burial ceremony.

A team of security men reportedly gave the gunmen a hot chase, killed one of them, and arrested another member of the gang.

The development has thrown residents of Oji River and its environs into tension.

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The Enugu state police command were yet to comment on the incident as at the time of filing this report.

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