In Ebonyi state, suspected gunmen are suspected of killing a member of the Ebubeagu South-East Security Outfit.
Sunday Izhikpa, the victim, was shot and killed early on Friday, September 16, 2022, at his place of employment in the state’s Mkpuma Ekwa-oku Local Government Area.
The dead was a native of Nduakparata Igbeagu in the area, according to Mr. Victor Ogbaga, a local resident who spoke with newsmen in Abakaliki.
“He was killed by the gunmen at his duty post, Mkpuma Ekwa-oku in Izzi. The corpse of the victim has been evacuated from the scene, where he was murdered this morning,” Ogbaga stated.
Spokesperson of the State Police Command, SP Chris Anyanwu, confirmed the killing.
“Yes, I have called a personnel of Ebubeagu and he said that the attack was true,” Anyawu said.