A heavy gun duel between political thugs from two political parties in Rivers State has led one man to his early grave.
Residents scampered for safety during the encounter which started around 10 am at the Omuawa-Ubima road of Omuawa community in Ikwerre LGA of the state.
The cause of the deadly exchange is yet to be ascertained but it is believed to be connected with politics and tussle for power.
The lifeless remains of the unidentified victim is yet to be cleared from the roadside according to Vanguard.
Meanwhile, Channels TV camera man, Mr. Maurice Bassey has been beaten up at the Rumumasi area in Obio/Akpor LGA by some political thugs. He sustained some bruises.