Unknown gunmen have assassinated a prominent Port Harcourt, Rivers State-based lawyer, Ken Atsuwete at his Aluu residence, near the University of Port Harcourt.
Mr. Atsuwete, an Itsekiri from Delta State and lawyer to the All Progressives Congress in Rivers State, was assassinated on Monday morning.
Atsuwete, an Itsekiti from Delta State, was murdered at his house in Aluu, near the University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT).
The deceased’s chamber was deserted with the premises under lock and key on Monday following his murder, while his wife, an indigene of Anambra State and her three children, have been relocated to her father’s house in Port Harcourt.
Atsuwete’s body has been deposited at the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital (UPTH) morgue.