Armed men have reportedly shot dead the secretary of Delta State Council for Islamic Affairs, Musa Ugasa.
According to reports, Musa was killed while returning from a mosque where he went for evening prayers at Uloho Avenue, Ughelli, Delta state.
Public Relations Officer of the council, Issa Edogamhe, who confirmed his assassination, said: “He was attacked on his way from the nearby mosque where he went to offer his evening (Ishai prayers). He was assassinated along Uloho Avenue, Ughelli.”
Also, an Islamic leader in the state and former All Progressives Congress, APC, presidential aspirant, Mumakai-Unagha, described the assassination of Musa as callous.