Today, October 27, unknown gunmen have killed one Fidelis Nnadi, a member of a vigilante group in the Abba community in Nwangele Local Government Area of Imo State.
According to reports, assailants shot and killed late Nnadi on the Okwelle-Umuezealaibe road. He was said to have gone to Okwelle from his village of Ogwuaga to buy some things when he was spotted by a gang of gunmen passing by the road.
It was later learned that the gunmen had kidnapped a mother and child elsewhere and were passing through the neighbourhood when they came across him. They were said to have recognised him as a security agent and immediately shot him at close range.