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Regional News of Tuesday, 3 January 2023


Gunmen assassinate Anambra community leader

Hon. Ike Okolo Hon. Ike Okolo

Unknown gunmen have killed the President General of the Obosi Community in Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State, Hon. Ike Okolo.

According to report, Hon. Okolo was shot dead at a filling station in the community at 8 p.m. on Monday, January 2, 2023.

In a video making rounds, the community leader was shot while behind the wheels of his SUV.

Rumours has it that Hon Okolo may have been killed by cult groups in the community. Although his killers are yet to be identified.

The community leader is a known vocalist against gunmen and cultist in the area.