TWO politicians have been reportedly killed by gunmen in Abia State between Sunday and Monday evening.
One the deceased, simply identified as Bisha B, was said to be a member of the All Progressives Grand Alliance.
It was gathered that Bisha B was APGA’s first campaign organization for Ward 7 in the Isiala Ngwa North Local Government Area of Abia State.
The second person that was killed by unknown hoodlums was identified as Okechukwu Obisike, an Assistant Secretary of the People’s Democratic Party in Ezere Ward 2, in the Isikwuato Local Government Area of the state.
A source, who did not want to be named, said that Obisike was murdered along Oriendu Amune Ovim on Monday at about 8.30pm by some unknown men.
The Publicity Secretary of the PDP in Abia State, Don Ubani, confirmed the incident, saying it was unfortunate that the party lost one of its committed members in such a gruesome manner.