Gunmen this morning killed the Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ishielu Local Government Area of Ebonyi state, Mr. Emeka Nworie.
Vanguard reports that Nworie was attacked in his house in Ezzagu in Ishielu LGA and shot several times by his assailants.
According to the state Police spokesman, ASP Chris Anyanwu, who confirmed the incident, the killers asked for money before killing the PDP stalwart. They killed him even after he gave them all the money he had.
Another middle aged man, Mr. Mike Ojor was also killed in Ikwo Nnoyo in Ikwo local government area.