Suspected assassins have reportedly shot dead the chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ward 4 (Olomu Ward 1) in Ughelli South council area of Delta state, Mr. Paul Onomuakpokpo.
Mr. Paul was killed on Wednesday night along the Ogoni Road near the palace of Olomu Kingdom.
Reports suggest that armed assassins ambushed the PDP Chieftain and rained bullets on him and his Toyota Camry car.
He dies from his gunshot injuries.
Delta State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Onome Onovwakpoyeya confirmed the incident.
The police spokesman, however, noted that no arrest has been made, the state police command says investigations are still ongoing.