By ONYEKACHUKWU MELUWA, Warri
A vehicle on Friday, knocked dead the former 1st Vice President of Aladja Community Council, Mr. Henry Dudu along the Aladja/DSC Expressway in Udu Local Government Area of Delta State, AUTHENTIC News Daily can report.
The deceased served under the reigns of Mr. Paulson Okobiebi, former President if Aladja Community Council.
Details as to the cause of the ugly incident is still sketchy at the time of filing this report.
However, the deceased bled profusely and died on his way as he was being rushed to the hospital for medical treatment.
It was learnt, that after the unfortunate incident, the driver of the vehicle quickly rushed to the Ovwian/Aladja Police Station to lodge complaints and for fear of not being mobbed.
Contacted, the Delta State Commissioner of Police, CP Muhammad Mustafa said,”I am not aware.Unless I call the DPO to confirm. If I confirm it, I will get to you.”
The Assistant Secretary of Aladja Community Council, Comrade Ighotegwolor Bezi in a chat with AUTHENTIC News Daily confirmed the development.
Bezi said the incident as a big blow to the entire Aladja Community and its people.
According to Bezi,” Henry Dudu was killed by a vehicle and the driver ran to the Police Station. However, we will ensure the Police does not cover up the matter.
“The late Henry Dudu served the Community very well in his capacity as 1st Vice President. He is a gentleman to the core.
“I want to also use this medium to console the Aladja Community particularly his immediate family including his wife and children he left behind.”