JUST IN: Late ex-NAFDAC boss, Dora Akunyili’s husband assassinated


Dr Chike Akunyili, husband of late former Information Minister and former director-general of National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), Prof. Dora Akunyili, has been reportedly murdered by gunmen.

This newspaper gathered that he 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.


Until his death, Akunyuli was the Chief Medical Director of St. Leo Hospital, in Enugu

Details later…

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