Gunmen suspected to be hired assassins have killed a 41-year-old banker, Tunde Kolawole, on Jenny School Road, Ekete Waterside, in theUdu Local Government Area of Delta State.
Kolawole, a father of three, was killed on Sunday about 9pm while returning home after holding a private meeting with some friends.
Our correspondent learnt that the deceased, who worked as a customer service officer of a bank in Effurun, in the Uvwie LGA, was murdered less than a kilometre away from his home.
A family source on Monday said the family suspected a foul play in the manner the deceased was killed, pointing out that his assassins did not collect the money he had on him, but only made away with his mobile phone.
He said the victim was stabbed in stomach, neck and other parts of the body by the hoodlums who left him in a pool of blood. He added that Kolawole died before help could reach him. Read more