He was ambushed by the suspected cultists close to his house and was shot at a close range, Vanguard reports.
The late corps member was rushed to the Federal Medical Centre, Yenagoa, where he gave up the ghost. (According to REPORT ON VANGUARD , workers at the FMC, Yenagoa are currently on strike.)
Meantime the state Police Public Relations Officer, Asinim Butswat has confirmed the incident.
He said: “Gunmen, suspected to be cultists, attacked and shot him. He was rushed to the hospital where he later died. We are trailing the suspects and investigation is ongoing.”