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In Rivers Two persons killed by suspected assassins in Tai

The victims are said to have come out of the compound to check what was going on when they were shot dead by the gunmen.

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Two persons have been killed by suspected assassins in Tai Local Government Area of Rivers State.

The victims have been identified as John Barine and Goodluck Didi.

Daily Post reports that a source within the area, Hycient Ana disclosed that the gunmen waylaid the victims outside their homes and opened fire on them.

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Ana added that one of the victims, Goodluck Didi, was a gateman to one of the notable politicians while John Barine was an uncle to the same politician in the area.

The victims are said to have come out of the compound to check what was going on when they were shot dead by the gunmen.

Ana who is the spokesman for Ogoni Pass Students Leaders’ Forum condemned the killing, and called for increased security surveillance, especially in Ogoni area.

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The spokesman for Rivers State Police Command, Nnamdi Omoni denied knowledge of the killings but promised to get details about the killings.

May the souls of the departed rest in peace.

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