A senior lecturer at the Ignatius Ajuru University, Rivers State, have been assassinated along with his son.
Vanguard is reporting that Dr. Ebieren Fubara, the Returning Officer in the March 28, House of Representatives election for Obio Akpor federal constituency in Rivers State, has been assassinated.
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The incident which happened over the weekend saw the assassins killing Dr. Ebieren’s son first before heading towards the father and then killing him.
The sad incident happened at Odili Road residence in Port-Harcourt, where the the deceased resided.
According to reports, the assassins first killed the son with a rod, then wen after the father hitting him multiple times until he fell back unconscious, before they left the house thinking he had died.
Dr. Ebieren, however died on Sunday at a hospital, from complication arising from the head injury. His body has been deposited at a morgue.
Dr Ebieren Fubara, who was a senior lecturer at the Ignatius Ajuru University, Rivers State was also appointed by Governor Nyesom Wike as a Commissioner in the Rivers State Independent Electoral Commission, RSIEC.