Unknown Gunmen

News has it that a forty-four (44) year old man, identified as Dupe Idahor, was killed during his mum’s burial by unknown assailants. The mother who is late Deaconese Taiwo Albert was laid to rest over the weekend.

The shocking incident left everyone without words just as it happened at No. 2, 4th Nosayaba Lane, off Nosayaba Street, off Television Road, in the capital of Edo State, Benin City. It occurred at about 9:00 pm in the evening.

The story had it that the man was said to be under a canopy with friends, associates and also relatives, at the very moment that the gunmen stormed the venue with their car and then opened fire on him. He passed away during the shoot out by the gunmen.

May his soul rest in peace. Amen!