Unknown gunmen invade country home of Chairman Ikwo Local Government Area of Ebonyi State, Elder Steve Orogwu, killing three of his brothers.
It was gathered that Orogwu who escaped death was not at home when the gunmen invaded his home Tuesday night, May 17.
The assailants, reportedly shot dead three of his brothers as well as a neighbour whose identities were not yet clear as at the time of this report.
It was learnt that the corpses of the victims were taken to a mortuary in Abakaliki yesterday.
A heavy police presence and that of other security agents helped maintain normalcy, but the gunmen were believed to have assaulted other areas with less security.