An Igbo businessman, Linus Owuamanam has been killed by unknown gunmen alongside Premier Hotel-Sango Road in Ibadan, Oyo State.
He was killed round 8pm on Saturday night time.
His youthful brother Jude Owuamanam, who confirmed the incident to SaharaReporters, stated, “Yes, it is true. They have killed my brother. He was shot dead.”
Our correspondent gathered that Linus was in his newly acquired Toyota bus along with his secretary when the assassilants stopped his automobile and shot him.
SaharaReporters learnt that when the gunmen found that he was nonetheless alive, they used a knife to stab him in thr chest to ensure his coronary heart stopped beating.
The whereabouts of the woman in his automobile have been nonetheless unknown as of the time of submitting this report, as his driver and different employees stormed the spot of the incident however could not discover the woman.
SaharaReporters gathered that the driving force of the late businessman met him in a pool of blood and took him to a close-by hospital however the hospital refused to start remedy until they noticed a police report.
Our supply stated the businessman was first taken to Hope Specialist Hospital, Mokola, the place he was rejected earlier than he was taken to Adeoyo State Hospital, Yemetu the place he was confirmed lifeless.
Our correspondent learnt that the stays of the sufferer havv been deposited on the University College Hospital, Ibadan.
A supply stated, “I wasn’t there however I heard that after they shot him, he did not die instantly. So they used a knife to stab him within the coronary heart as a result of we noticed the realm the place he was butchered.
“When his driver and others got to the scene, he was still alive at that time and he told them to take him to a nearby hospital but they rejected him there, demanding a police report. His driver had to take him to a police station to get a police report. When they eventually got the police report, they took him to Adeoyo State Hospital where they confirmed him dead. We are running around to get his remains from the mogue.”