Two Nigerian men killed in South Africa

Two Nigerian men killed in South Africa

Two Nigerian men, Ernest Ughakwesili, 42 and Chimezie Oranusi, 26, both from Anambra state, were murdered by some unknown gunmen in Cape Town, South Africa.

Ernest was shot at close range at a night club in Strand Area of Cape Town on Sunday, May 7th.

He was rushed to the hospital where he was declared dead on arrival. 26-year-old Chima on the other hand, was shot dead at Delft, a township on the outskirts of Cape Town while in the car of his South African friend. He died on the spot while his friend is in a critical condition in a South African hospital.

Chairman of the Nigeria Union in South Africa who confirmed their deaths, said both cases have been reported to the police and the Nigeria High Commission in South Africa.

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