By Jimitota Onoyume
A lecturer in the Rivers state owned Kenule Beeson Sarowiwa Polytechnic, Dr Vincent Eeebee has been reportedly assailants in his home town, Yeghe in Gokana local government area.
Vanguard gathered that his assassins trailed him from the Polytechnic to his home town on Thursday where they opened fire on him.
Community sources who spoke under condition of anonymity said a female who was in his car when the gunmen opened fire also reportedly died from stray bullets.
The development has heightened tension in Ogoni areas. The state Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Ahmad Muhammad was yet to confirm the incident at press time.
Meantime, a student of the school said the remains of the late female who died alongside the lecturer was brought into the school campus yesterday
“We heard the lecturer was shot dead in Yeghe community after work hours on Thursday. He was probably on his way back to Port Harcourt when the sad incident occurred. The female student who was also shot was brought to campus and the students were planning burial arrangements before I left the school”, the source said.