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Gunmen Shot And Killed Community Leader In Anambra

As the community leader in Anambra broke kolanut for his morning prayers, gunmen shot and killed him.

In a raid on his residence in Anambra State, gunmen killed Cajetan Nwokike, the former president-general of the Amansea Development Union.

Nwokike was executing a “traditional morning prayer of breaking of kola nut” when the gunmen allegedly broke into his home on Thursday, April 11. They then “shot him point blank on the head,” killing him instantly.

The Association of Past Presidents-General of Anambra State, Omife I, the National President, revealed this.

This was disclosed by the National President, Association of Past Presidents-General of Anambra State, Omife I.

The statement read, “The Association of Past Presidents-General of Anambra State has received the shocking news of the brutal death of one of her members, Chief Cajetan Nwokike, former PG Amansea, who was allegedly shot dead by unknown gunmen yesterday morning in his house at Amansea.

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“The report said that late Nwokike was performing his traditional morning prayer of breaking of kola nut that fateful morning when two young men entered his house and shot him point blank on the head, killing him instantly.”

APPAS, in its statement, urged the Anambra State Governor, Chukwuma Soludo and the security agents “to leave no stone unturned to unmask the perpetrators of this serial killings,” as they expressed their worries over Nwokike’s death.

“We condole with his family and assure them that his killers will not go unpunished. May his soul rest in peace,” the statement read.


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