Bayelsa councilor shot dead, The Councilor representing Bayelsa State’s Ward 6 Sagbama Council Area, Karma Agagowei, has died as he returned from a party congress in Yenagoa from gunshots he sustained.
Agagowei was targeted by gunmen alongside Opolo as they returned Saturday night from a People’s Democratic Party (PDP) ward congress.
He was taken to two different hospitals, Gloryland Hospital and Federal Medical Center, Yenagoa, according to newsmen, but was reportedly refused treatment due to lack of a police report.
Although he died shortly afterwards.
Reports say another person, who had been with him at the time of the incident, was attacked by the hoodlums with machetes but fled with the injury.