A youth leader and two times PDP Chapter Chairman has been shot dead in his house at Alakahia Community in Obio/Akpor LGA Rivers State.
Anele Nwozuruaka until his death was a youth leader, an active PDP Chieftain and the chapter Chairman of PDP within his locality but was shot dead by suspected assassin at his apartment within his Alakahia community at about 2 AM early hours of Saturday morning.
The wife of the slain PDP Chieftain Mrs. Orlumati Nwozuruaka said those who came to kill her husband were many, saying that her husband was killed despite pleadings by her children to spare their Father. ana alaka(Murder scene)
In her narration of the Ordeal ‘’She said the killers of her husband forced her to lie face down to avoid identifying them before killing her husband about 2am midnight. “we were sleeping when we notice some noise at our main door, I woke up, I did not know that my husband had also noticed it and woke up and ran to bathroom, immediately his killers who were in their numbers forced their way in and asked my husband of his ATM card and he told them that it was inside the car outside, they requested that they follow him to the car but they said no need,
” they dragged him to the parlor, I and my children was pleading, my little daughter pleaded, brother please leave my father alone, there they shot him dead, all I can hear from my husband is mother, I’m gone, she broke in tears”.
The immediate elder brother of the victim, Jeffrey Omejuriowhor-Amadi said his brother was killed because of his stands for justice and fairness, just as he called on the Government and security agencies to proffer ways to end the incessant killings in parts of the state.
We just woke up to” we just wake up to see the lifeless body of my younger brother, who does not have problem with anyone, he is not a cultist, not a rapist and not also a criminal, we are all surprise, his only problem is his stand against injustice we are really surprised’’
He also called on Security operatives and government to do everything possible to arrest the killers of his younger brother and bring to an end the incessant killings in the state, ‘’we can no longer sleep with our eyes close in our own state, this thing was not like this before now”. He said in sorrowful tone’’
Our correspondent reports that The killing of Nwozuruaka Anele comes a month after members of various cult groups in the community came together and denounced membership of cult group and embraced peace but with the killing of ANELE That peace might not hold as the youth will defiantly go back to their infamous way of killing, kidnapping and robbing innocent citizens.
It would interest you to know that ALAKAHIA Community is the host of Most residents of UNIVERSITY OF PORT HARCOURT TEACHING HOSPITAL and other notable Businesses and companies
In Another Development A young man identified as Anebo Amadi who was a member of the All Progressives Congress in Rumuekini still in Obio-Akpor was murdered by unknown gunmen as they ambushed him at his family house and shot him dead but didn’t take anything from him.
Motive of both assassination is not yet clear as families of both dead men are still wondering how to wrap their heads as to the motives of the Assassins.
Our correspondent reports that men of Inspector General of Police have visited the scene of the incident at Alakahia but the Rivers State police command is yet to issue a statement on the killings, A Call to the PPRO Nnamdi Omoni was neither returned and text messages to him was not responded to.