Edo PDP Ward 9 Secretary Shot By Gunmen.
A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Edo State, Isaiah Adanagbe has been reportedly shot by gunmen in a popular drinking spot around Oza off Sokponba Road, Benin City.
Adanagbe, who happens to be Secretary of the party in Ward 9, Oredo Local Government Area of the state was short last night at the drinking spot.
An eye witness said he suspects the incident was political motivated because “Adanagbe has been very active politically and also in the social media.
He is the secretary ward 9 in Oredo. He came to this joint as usual and discussions started with everybody airing their opinions when suddenly he was attacked by people we thought are customers, he was beaten mercilessly and then they shot him in the leg and went away.
“People came to rescue him and he has been rushed to the hospital for treatment and the family members are gone to report the incident at the police station.”