A young man suspected to be an Internet Fraudster otherwise known as Yahoo Boy has been reportedly shot dead by suspected cultists in the Essi Layout axis of Warri south local government area of Delta state.
According to an eye witness, who spoke on anonymous conditions, the residence of the young man was raided by three gun men, who came in with tricycle popularly known as Keke-Napep.
They called him down from his house and shot him thrice in the presence of his mother before escaping the scene.
This incident happened in the late hours of Tuesday.
In another occurrence, a 60 years old man, while waiting in a queue to withdraw money at an automated teller machine(ATM) slumped, in the capital of Delta state, Asaba.
The incident happened at a first generatioin bank at Nnebisi road, at around 11:30am, creating panic among other customers on the queue.
While majority of the customers deserted him for fear of the COVID -19 pandemic, some of the customers summoned courage and assisted the weak man trying to resuscitate him.
The man who however refused to disclose his name after he gained a little strength,said he was diabetic, and lives at Ibusa, he had just returned from the hospital in Asaba, he said that he decided to withdraw money before heading home but the queue was too long and he has been in it since morning.
His wife was contacted on the phone by sympathizers since he could barely walk home alone.