A Newspaper Vendor
A 22-year-old Newspaper Vendor, Monday Francis, was on Thursday clubbed to death in Calabar at a drinking joint near his house.
Reports say he had gone to the local drinking parlour to take some shots of local gin (Ogogoro) but later had a disagreement with one of his neighbours whose name was given as Eno who allegedly hit him several times on the head and neck with a shovel.
According to one of their neighbours Godwin, Eno had told his younger brother, Innocent to leave the scene before clubbing the vendor to death. The deceased Godwin said poured part of his drinks on Eno before the assailant hit him with the shovel. The matter was reported at the Federal Housing Police Station.
He said after his brother ran away from the drinking joint, Eno pursued him with a stick and hit him several