Militants assassinate NDP advisor candidate in Delta |
Militants assassinated an adviser candidate to the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the March 6 elections in Ogara municipality, West Ethiopia Delta State Local Government District, Mr. Elliot Of.
IgbereTV reported that on Monday, January 11, gunmen abducted Ofu and two others on the Jesse / Aubin road, near the border between Delta and Edo.
All three were reportedly returning from the Delta State Independent Electoral Commission (DSIEC) office in Asaba, the state capital, when they were ambushed and shot by militants.
The deceased was a direct former environmental advisor to the West Ethiopia Local Government Council.
Delta State Police spokesman, DSP Onome Onovwakpoya, who confirmed the incident, said it took place in Edo state and not in the Delta.
Ajayi Wiki wrote on Facebook:
“May your soul rest in peace, Mrs. Elliot, your death is very painful for everyone in Ogara, because you are too good to leave anytime soon, nobody can ask God.”
Hon Godstime Enyowhara wrote on Facebook:
“In fact, the sun went down at noon …
I can’t believe this is happening, I just posted your RIP signed photos …
Honorable Ofa Elliot, my Strong Baruda, wise, good boy, your sudden departure has plunged the whole kingdom of Ogara into mourning. Ok, #ARUBA, ok #BARUDA .. Sleep until Sunday morning .. “
Source: – Igbere TV