How Gunmen kill Delta Anti-cult Commander, Father of three

How Gunmen kill Delta Anti-cult Volunteers Corps Commander, Father of three



The death of Anti-Cult  Commander, Mr. Austyne Emu, father of three is generating tension in the state.

Unknown gunmen suspected to be cultists murdered the Commander and Founder of Delta State Anti-Cult Volunteer Corps, Mr. Austyne Emu.How Gunmen kill Delta Anti-cult Commander, Father of three

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According to reports, the incident occurred in the late hours of Saturday 5, 2020.

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It was gathered that the father of three was watching a Premier League football match between Chelsea and Leeds United in a bar when he was killed.

It was revealed that the 35 years old was called out of the bar by an alleged prominent cultist for discussion when two other men confronted him and shot him dead.How Gunmen kill Delta Anti-cult Commander, Father of three

Another source said, “Hon. Flenjor Oputa, the former Commissioner representing Ndokwa west local government in the Board of DESOPADEC invited him for a meeting in his house unknown to the commander that same man was hosting some axe men in his house.

“More than 60 axe men were also in his house having a meeting with the same man after the meeting with Austyne Emu, as he was driving out from the man’s compound some axe men shot him”.

A very senior police source in the state (name withheld), who claimed the deceased, was with him the previous day up till in the evening, disclosed that they had a successful deliberation and planned to meet again before he met his untimely death.

Meanwhile, some social media users, especially Facebook, where the deceased is a friend, lamented his murder.


One Facebook user with the name, Princewill Chukwuka, Chukwualasula Ogbolu, said: “While I was still grief-stricken over the passing of Edafe, then Austyne Emu passed last night.


“So much unwholesomeness in the last 7 days. I’m still in shock. How do we get out of here? He prayed to God to grant all affected the fortitude to bear, “I condole with the families, friends, and well-wishers. Rest on brothers”, Ogbolu, said.


Also, RoyalJoyce Gbenle, wrote thus: “Those who killed you will turn AGAINST themselves now and slaughter themselves. Those who made your children fatherless will reap desolation!


“Those who caused your mother sorrow in this season will harvest sorrow for breakfast daily. The Lord God will remember their sins every second and cause them to reap their wickedness.


“Austyn Emu, you died following the path fate chose for you, may God look upon your heart of gold and avenge you speedily”, Gbenle prayed.


Another commentator, Henry Sunkle, who has not met with the deceased before, equally wrote: “I am so saddened and shocked to hear of the unwarranted and gruesome assassination of Austyne Emu.


“I neither met him personally nor knew him one on one but am so proud of what he achieved in restoring peace and security to my homeland, Kwale.

“This was a young man who ensured that our communities in Ndokwa Nation had relative peace, just as he condemned the cowardly and dastardly killing in its entirety and called on the leaders of Ndokwa Nation at all levels to condemn the killing in very strong terms.

The sad incident was confirmed by the Delta Command Police Public Relation Officer PPRO DSP Onome Onovwakpoyeya

According to the PRO, Emu was murdered in Kwake by armed men. They are at large but necessary investigation has begun” she stated.

In another Development, our source said the house of the Commissioner, Hon. Flenjor Oputa’s house has been burnt down.

At the time of this report, our correspondent couldn’t reach the Commissioner for comment.

Stay tuned as we give you more updates.

# How Gunmen kill Delta Anti-cult Commander



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