By Princely Onyenwe, Imo
A few hours ago, the Delta state Governor’s aide, Hon. Okiemute Sowho was shot dead by unknown assassins in the state.
The 40-year-old politician, who assumed office last year, was shot dead on Saturday evening, February 20, near a popular hotel along Akintola road close to the Adeniyi end of the town.
The deceased had gone to check a building in the vicinity when the assailants surfaced from nowhere and opened fire on him, before speeding away.
Sowho was said to have rushed to a private hospital where doctors confirmed him dead on arrival. His remains have been deposited in the mortuary while awaiting his burial arrangement.
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