A yet to be identified naval personnel has shot a woman to death, the woman, a resident of Baybridge area of Bayelsa State, she was Identified as Precious OKwuadigbo, aged 35.
According to an eyewitness: The deceased, a business woman, was killed by a stray bullet from the drunk personnel during a disagreement with another personnel.
Meanwhile the Nigerian Association Of
Women Journalists in the state has criticize the frightening murder
of OKwuadigbo in the early hours of Saturday. “It’s disheartening
that Precious was killed by security personnel who ought to protect her as a citizen
of Federal Republic of Nigerian.
The pain and sorrow caused by the death of Mrs. OKwuadigbo cannot be quantified as she left behind two children who still require the nurturing and love of a mother. Regardless of the fact that the incident had been reported to the police, no arrest had been made. The death of Okwuadigbo should not be swept away.
We are therefore calling on the police to as a matter of urgency swing into action by arresting the officers involved, carry out thorough investigation and ensure that the culprits are brought to book.
As at the time of this report, investigation is still ongoing by the officers of the Nigerian Police Force.