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Ghanaian politician shot dead by unknown gunman

A politician from the ruling party in Ghana has been shot dead by an unknown assailant in the Western part of the country. Local media reported that Mark Ofori who is the constituency treasurer of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in Takoradi, capital of the Western region was killed in his home. He was reportedly shot by the gunman on Wednesday, who fled without taking away any of his property. The politician’s elder brother also sustained gunshot wounds in the process. A security officer who attempted blowing the cover of…

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Nigerian Taxify driver shot dead in South Africa

A Nigerian Taxify driver, Benjamin Okoronkwo has been shot dead in South Africa. Okoronkwo, a 43-year-old from Okposi in Ebonyi State was killed by unknown assailants in Johannesburg. Nigerian Union South Africa on Sunday that Okoronkwo was shot dead at about 3 a.m. on August 3, in his car. The statement according to the News Agency of Nigeria said the Nigerian Union South Africa has visited the scene of the incident. The union says it has opened a case of murder at Mofartview Police Station in Johannesburg’s south cluster. The…

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