SOUTH AFRICA – A Nigerian has been allegedly killed by gunmen Saturday in Nigel, a South African mining town in Guateng Province, East Rand.
According to Punch, spokesperson for the Nigerian Community in South Africa, Mr. Odefa Ikele narrated the incidence to the News Agency of Nigeria on Monday in Lagos in a telephone conversation.
He said that the incidence, which happened around 7 PM on Saturday took the life of Mr. Chikamso Ufordi, who is a native of Awgu Local Government Area of Enugu state and left two others with injuries.
“One of the witnesses informed us that the deceased, Mr Chikamso Ufordi, from Awgu LGA Enugu State was trailed by some unknown gun men, and was shot point blank while in his car with two other Nigerian friends,” Ikele narrated.
“His friends also sustained injuries, but the late Chikamso died immediately before help could arrive from the province’s Emergency Medical Services team,” he said further.
“The injured were rushed to the nearest hospital. A case of murder and attempted murder has already been opened at Nigel Police Cluster,’’ he added.