Enugu- Three members of a family in Amechi community, Awkunanaw Local Government Area of Enugu State were killed over land dispute, Punch reports.
It was learnt that an unidentified gunman shot and killed the young men on May 1, 2015 while they were on the said land which is directly opposite government-owned Millennium Estate.
The victims were identified as Nnaemeka Agbo (alias Echidime), Sunday Nnamani, and Nnamani Ikpa.
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The three men were part of a 15-man delegation sent by a faction of those laying claim to ownership of the land to undertake an on-the-spot inspection of the land and report back to the larger family.
It was also learnt that the two factions locked in the bloody dispute were from the same kindred – the Umuaniebo clan of Isiagu, Amechi, Uwani in Enugu South Local Government Area of the state.
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