Youth leader shot dead, others injured in Akwa Ibom OpenCategory: Murder
Time: 29 Jul 21, 05:16PM
Address: Urua Ekpa Market, Uyo, Nigeria
Reported by: Saliu Juliana
Gunmen suspected to be cultists, shot dead Comrade Edet Ibanga, the Youths President of Atai Ibiaku community in Itu Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State. The gunmen, numbering about 18, also shot and injured some tenants in a rented apartment occupied mostly by students of the University of Uyo (UNIUYO), along Urua Ekpa Road. The daughter of the deceased identified as Blessing, a 200-Level Banking/Finance student of UNIUYO, cried for justice against those behind the death of her father.