Habibu Maude, a 35-year-old father of four was reportedly murdered by some hoodlums after being robbed on Friday.
The late Suya seller was shot dead at his suya spot along White House Street in Calabar, Cross River State. Because of this incident, shops were not opened on Saturday.
It was reported by Punch that the deceased was an indigene of Tangaza Local Government Area of Sokoto State, did not argue with the hoodlums before he was shot.
When contacted, the state Police Public Relations Officer, Irene Ugbo, confirmed the incident. Speaking, she said investigation was ongoing to fetch out the killers.
“Yes, we got the investigation that a suya seller was shot by an unknown gunman along White House streets. We have not made any arrest yet, but I can assure that we would track the killers,” she said.