Gunmen suspected to be assassins shot paint manufacturer, Theo Mbakwe lifeless at Amaigbo, Nwangele Native Authorities Space of Imo State on Saturday and kidnapped a girl believed to be his girlfriend. .
The sufferer, a UNIBEN alumni popularly often called Chiboy, who was married with three kids, two boys and a lady, was killed in entrance of his house in Imo state.
A chieftain in the neighborhood , Ebubeagu Ekenulo, who spoke to PUNCH, mentioned the suspects fled with a lady in the sufferer’s automobile.
“Chiboy Theo Mbakwe , the first son of the late Chief T. T.C. Mbakwe – first indigenous paint manufacturer in Nigeria – was shot lifeless in entrance of their palatial nation house in Amaigbo, Nwangele LGA , Imo State by suspected kidnappers , who made away with a but -to -be – recognized feminine in entrance of his automobile. ”
One other eyewitness mentioned the fleeing killers didn’t tamper with the sufferer’s automobile and solely dragged his feminine buddy into the automobile earlier than they sped off.
Spokesperson for the Imo State Police Command ,Andrew Enwerem, who confirmed the incident on Sunday, mentioned the Commissioner of Police , Dasuki Galadanchi , had ordered fast investigation into the killing.
“From preliminary investigation, it’s presumed to be a homicide case. They’re suspected assassins. The CP has intervened and instantly activated the heads of the tactical models of the command to apprehend the fleeing killers. They’ll solely run , however the lengthy arm of the regulation will meet up with them. ”