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CRUTECH’s Chief Architect Murdered By Gunmen

According to reports gathered by schoolworld, unknown gunmen have murdered the Chief Architect of the Cross River University of Technology (CRUTECH) Calabar, Bassey Ekpeyong Inyang.

According to the Cross River State Police Command, Inyang was murdered on Thursday night by suspected gunmen, who ambushed him and his wife at their residence along New Airport by Abasi Orok in Calabar

Late Inyang was until his death a staff of the Department of Works and Physical Planning of CRUTECH.


Masked Gunmen. Photo: Daily Post
Masked Gunmen. Photo: Daily Post

An eyewitness, who pleaded not to be named, stated that a six-man gang arrived in a bus and parked close to the home of the former Secretary of Calabar South Local Government waiting for the victim.

“As he arrived his home, the gunmen came out from the bs, shot and killed him on the spot,” the eyewitness stated.

 

Speaking on the issue, the Public Relations Officer (PRO), DSP Irene Ugbo, who confirmed the story said, “The man and his wife were coming back from church when some people in a bus close to his house waylaid and attacked him”.

Ugbo said no arrest has been made but investigation is ongoing.

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