JUST IN: Gunmen kill Ebibeagu operative in Ebonyi

Written by on April 1, 2022

Gunmen have killed an operative of the Ebubeagu Southeast Security outfit in Ebonyi State.

The operative, Iboko Christian, was allegedly killed on Thursday night by gunmen.

The victim, said to be a graduate, joined Ebubeagu due to his inability to secure a job.

He was said to have been attacked by the gunmen who trailed him to his house in Nduogbuovu community in Izzi local government area.

The lawmaker representing Izzi East Constituency in Ebonyi Assembly, Anthony Nwegede confirmed the killing.

The lawmaker, who is an ally of the slain Ebubeagu operative, said the attackers robbed him of some money and his motorcycle before killing him.

Nwegede, who condemned the killing, said the matter has been reported to the police for investigation.

His death comes barely a week after a commander of the security outfit was killed in Ezza North local government area

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