Former Commissioner for Investment. Trade and Industry in Bayelsa State, Mr. Ayakeme Masa has been killed.
Masa, a Commissioner during the first tenure of Governor Henry Seriake Dickson was killed on Sunday in the presence of his wife in the couple’s residence located along Plam Avenue, behind the popular Bolex lounge in the state capital.
Police report of the death of the 64-year-old indicated that gunmen broke into the residence early Sunday morning, and were shouting at his wife when the deceased walked in.
They shifted attention to him and sensing danger he tried to flee but was fell by bullet fired at him, the report said.
It added that the gunmen fled the scene and their victim. a father of three was taken to the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), where he died on Monday evening.