Fidelity bank banner Bayelsa State banner
2 Nigerians shot dead in South Africa

By Moses Omorogieva on 11/05/2017

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon Share on Google+

Views: 1,365

•Chimezie Felix Oranusi, one of the Nigerians killed in Cape Town, South Africa.
•Chimezie Felix Oranusi, one of the Nigerians killed in Cape Town, South Africa.

The Nigeria Union in South Africa said on Wednesday that two Nigerians were shot dead in Western Cape Province of that country.

Mr Mike Ibitoye, the Chairman of the Union`s chapter in the province, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on telephone from Cape Town, South Africa,  that the Nigerians were  shot by unidentified assailants.

“Mr Ernest Ughakwesili, 42, native of Nkpor, Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State, was shot in a night club by gunmen at Strand Area of Cape Town on Sunday.

“The assailants escaped after the shooting and the victim died before being rushed to the hospital,” he said.

Ibitoye also said the second victim, Chimezie Oranusi, 26, from Oba town in Anambra State, was shot with a friend in a car at Delst area of Cape Town.

“The friend is a South African and is still in the hospital receiving treatment.

“The incidents have been reported to the police and the national secretariat of the union,” he said.

The chairman said that the motive behind the shootings had not been ascertained, adding that the police had commenced investigation.

The Secretary of the union, Mr Adetola Olubajo, said the national secretariat had received the report of the killings.

“We have received report about the killing of two Nigerians in Cape Town, Western Cape Province of South Africa.

“The union`s chapter in the province is handling the matter while the national body has reported the incident to the Nigerian Mission in South Africa.

“We urge Nigerians in South Africa to remain law abiding. We also appeal to the Federal Government to continue to protect the welfare of our people here,” he said. (NAN)

Source News Express

Posted 11/05/2017 05:59:38 AM

 

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon Share on Google+


 

CLASSIFIED ADS

REVEALED: 3 natural ways to get stronger erections, last 25 minutes on bed, and increase manhood size without using drugs. Also, Natural Prostrate Enlargement Remedy.. Get In HERE...

 

You may also like...
EFCC intercepts N49m at Kaduna Airport

Troops intercept terrorists crossing into Sambisa

FG soon to inject N350 billion into the...

Nigeria ripe for restructuring now: Ohanaeze President General...

Overland Airways re-starts Asaba flights as airport re-opens...

Court freezes N3.5b, properties of Ex-NAMA managers

SSANU protests plan to sack university primary schools...

Powerful individuals behind herders/farmers clashes — Buhari

Man claiming to be Jesus arrested ‘for trying...

Pope Francis deeply worried over herdsmen’s killings in...

Jonathan’s Govt. anti-Islam and controlled by Zionists —Islamic...

Eko Disco donates 500 rain jackets to LAWMA;...

 

Latest News Boko Haram attacks: Buratai meets war commanders International Criminal Court invites Buhari Clark, Nwodo, Adebanjo, other Southern leaders stopped from flying to Makurdi for restructuring summit APC summons Akume, Ortom to Abuja Ekiti polls over policed, votes were bought, sold — TMG National carrier: FG commences negotiation with aircraft manufacturers Ekiti Election: Go to court, INEC dares defeated PDP guber candidate, Prof. Olusola Obaseki offers N10m bounty on killers of 4 policemen Court to decide Fayose’s fate, says EFCC Jeff Bezos hits $150 billion, now the richest man in modern history Mob slaughters 300 crocodiles Trump under fire after Putin meeting

 

Most Read NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (361,592 views) Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (358,179 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (286,474 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (235,105 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (214,299 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (212,425 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (186,273 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (168,205 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (156,202 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (152,541 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (147,450 views) Gunmen kill ASP, 2 other police officers in vain bid to kidnap Rivers PDP chieftain (138,708 views)

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (52) Business & Economy (3,344) Business Verdict (45) Columnists (886) Complaints & Requests (94) Enterprise & Opportunities (207) Entertainment (516) Features (614) Global Business Monitor (284) International (2,135) Interview (157) Live Commentary (28) Love Matters (127) News (37,187) Opinion (1,024) Pidgin (10) Politics (5,585) Religion (783) Sports (1,612) Stock Watch (33) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

CBN banner

Firstmobile banner

 

 

NEWS EXPRESS TV

FRANCE vs CROATIA 4-2 Highlights & Goals 2018

 

APO Group Partner

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera

Advertisement