Rivers - One person was shot dead in the early hours of Thursday in Buguma, headquarters of Asari Toru local government.
Caretaker Committee Chairman of the local government, Sobomabo Jackrich who confirmed the incident gave the name of the deceased as Godknows aka Babadiba.
The council Chairman, Jackrich said Police had stepped into the matter, appealing that they should uncover those behind the murder.
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The late Godknows was allegedly threatened by some persons within the week, an issue he and many others dismissed as vain threat.
A resident of the community said nobody imagined that anybody could contemplate snuffing life out of the late Godknows.
- News 24