Two young Nigerians have been killed in South Africa, spokesman of the Nigeria Union in the rainbow nation Habib Miller has revealed.
Francis Ochuba, who hailed from Ngodo community in Umnneochi Abia state, and Chidi Ibebuike, a native of Uturu, also in Abia, are the latest victims.
And reports say the number of Nigerians killed in that country is now 118 in two years.
“Ochuba, a property owner, was shot dead alongside his estate agent, a female South African on May 5. They were shot dead as they visited the tenant occupying Ochuba’s house to collect rent,” he told NAN.
“The incident occurred in Central Johannesburg and Ibebuike was shot dead at the entrance to his house at Hazyview in Mpumalanga on May 13.