A young man was on Saturday assassinated by unidentified gunmen in Delta state.
The deceased identified as Onome Emekeme a.k.a ‘Onome Pounds’, was said to be driving two ladies and some of his friends in a Lexus car when the assassins struck, shooting at the drivers window.
It was gathered Onome was hit by a bullet to his chest during the attack.
It was further revealed that the attackers didn’t collect valuable properties from the vehicle as they immediately fled the scene after gunning down their target.
The deceased was rushed to a nearby hospital where he was confirmed bead and his corpse deposited in a mortuary.
According to one of his friends who took to Facebook to mourn the loss, Onome was allegedly killed because of gold worth N1 million , a report which has not been confirmed.
Sasha Florence wrote; “Onome Pounds RIP still can’t believe you’re gone just cuz of gold.life is indeed short.we spoke not up to about 24hours ago, pls come back Jesus I still can’t believe this.just like that? Ha!!!death sha. I know people die everyday but I never knew someone like you could die so early…
“How am I supposed to keep the promise I promised you now?ha pls I can’t type rip cause you’re not dead to me, you’re just receiving treatments….”