Dr. Chike Akunyili, husband to late former Information Minister, Prof. Dora Akunyili, has reportedly been murdered by unknown gunmen.

The Late Chike was killed at Umuoji in Idemili North LGA of Anambra State on Tuesday evening.

Though details of the incident are still sketchy, a source close to the family said the deceased was still at the University of Nigeria Nsukka Alumni Association, UNAA, where the late Dora was honoured some hours before he was killed.

Was this helpful?