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Gombe United Defender Douglas Shot Dead In Benin

Gombe United Defender Douglas Shot Dead In Benin

 

By Adeboye Amosu:

Gombe United defender, Uzama Douglas was on Thursday shot dead by unknown men believed to be cultists in his home town, Benin City, the capital of Edo State, reports Complete sportsnigeria.com.

The left-back, a former Flying Eagles invitee was   hit by a bullet while in company of some his close friends.

The player who was on holidays in the ancient city, Completeportsnigeria.com learnt was declared dead on arrival at the hospital.

It would be recalled that three months ago, Izu Joseph, a defender with Shooting Stars Sports Club of Ibadan was shot dead by a stray bullet fired by men of the Joint Military Task Force, JTF in Bayelsa State.

COMMENTS

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  • Onyema Agumanu 2 years ago

    So sad this happened, pray his parents and family have the fortitude to bear this irreplaceable loss. It's noteworthy that Izu was not felled ny stray bullets, he was murdered by the army-soldiers.

  • Adamu Usman 2 years ago

    So sad, I was so shock for Douglas dead, may his gentle soul rest in peace……..

  • Adamu Usman 2 years ago

    So sad, I was so shock for Douglas dead, may his gentle soul rest in peace……