Tragedy: Two Nigerians murdered in cold blood by unknown gunmen in South Africa



- Two Nigerians were shot dead in Western Cape Province of South
Africa
- The chairman of Nigeria Union in South Africa said the Nigerians
were shot by unidentified gunmen
- The chairman said that the motive behind the shootings had not been
ascertained
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.
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“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.
Two Nigerians were killed in separate attacks in Cape Town,
Western Cape Province of South Africa.
“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.

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