HOW GUNMEN ASSASSINATED FORMER ENUGU HIGH COURT JUDGE, STANLEY NNAJI
As violence and killings continues to escalate in parts of Nigeria, with the South East turning restive, a former Judge of Enugu State High Court, STANLEY NNAJI has been assassinated by gunmen in Enugu, capital of Enugu State.
Nnaji’s murder occurred just hours after Ahmed Gulak, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and former aide of former President Goodluck Jonathan was shot dead by gunmen in Imo state, yesterday, Sunday May 30, 2021.
Eyewitnesses say Nnaji was killed on Sunday, May 30, 2021 in Enugu while driving in a black SUV Mercedes Benz.
“The deceased was killed beside Enugu Diagnostics Centre, by Ebeano Tunnel. He was double-crossed and dragged out of his Mercedes Benz Jeep”.
Police in Enugu State has confirmed the incident, saying a manhunt for the gunmen has begun.
“The victim was rushed to the hospital, where he was confirmed dead by doctors on duty and deposited in the mortuary for autopsy,” a statement from the Police reads.
Nnaji hails from Mbu, Isi-Uzo Local Government Area of Enugu State.