Nwankwo chibuzo a 42 year old man ,who hails from Enugu state in Nigeria , was reportedly murdered in the early hours of Friday, at a local bar in kempton park Johannesburg,south Africa.
This was openly announced by the Nigerian community in SouthAfrica, which sums to a total of 121 Nigerians killed since January 2016,in South Africa.
According to reports from the Publicity Secretary of the Nigerian Union in South Africa, Mr Habib Miller, who confirmed the murder ,stated that Nwankwo was shot at a local bar in kempton park Johannesburg.
“The deceased, a patron of the bar, got drunk and started harassing a female worker.
“Information available to the union said that Nwankwo was chased out by security personnel, but he kept on coming back; became very aggressive and rude before the ugly incident occurred.’’
The South African police however, intervened and arrested the murder suspect.
“A murder case has been opened and investigation has started. We call on Nigerians to be calm and allow the law to take its course.”
He further stated that the Union would work tirelessly to assure that the murderer was brought to justice.