#RiversOfViolence: DG of NYSC Visits Family of Murdered Corps Member

Brigadier General Olawumi, the Director-General of NYSC yesterday visited the family of late Samuel Dumebi Okonta, the corper slained by unknown gunmen in Ahoada West Local Government Area Rivers State, Nigeria during the rerun elections in the state.

He wa accompanied by the state coordinator and a few serving corps members, visited Ila Local Government Area of Delta State, Nigeria the hometown of the diseased.

The NYSC DG, said Chukwudumebi Okonta’s death is a great loss to the NYSC and the entire nation as a whole. He promised to bring the pepetrators of the act to justice and that steps were taken by relevant security agencies to do so.

He concluded by appealing  to political leaders, traditional rulers and opinion leaders to make the safty of serving corps members in their community their utmost priority.

Samuel Dumebi, an orphan who was shot dead by some unknown gunmen in Ahoada West Local Government Area, the Southsouth region of Nigeria, during the Rivers State election rerun was Batch B serving at Government Community Secondary School, Ukpeliede.

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