Suspected herdsmen kill Rivers PDP ex-guber aspirant
A former governorship aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Rivers State, Soalabo West, has been killed by suspected herdsmen.
He was reportedly kidnapped exterior his farm and later died in custody.
The lawyer was kidnapped on March 7 in Port Harcourt, the state capital.
Two days into his abduction, the deceased established contact together with his whereby the abductors, established to be ‘herdsmen’, demanded a N30 million ransom.
A household supply stated throughout the interval, the demand was reviewed downward to N2.5 million. But the ex-guber aspirant was killed by his captors after they allegedly didn’t get the sum, having being intercepted by the police whereas wanting to choose up the ransom.