Unknown gunmen yesterday assassinated a former member of the Rivers State House of Assembly, and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC,, Hon. Monday Eleanya.
Eleanya, who represented Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni Constituency in the House from 1999 to 2003, was a member of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP before declaring for the APC recently.
It was gathered that the former lawmaker was gunned down as he was driving out of his residence located along Ada-George Road in Port Harcourt.
When contacted, the Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO in the state, Ahmad Kadiya Muhammad, could not confirm the incident, saying, “I don’t have such report now.”

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