Daughter of former Military Administrator of Kano and Plateau states, Brigadier General Dominic Oneya, Franca Oneya, was, on Friday, killed by suspected armed robbers.
The incident occurred along Ovie Palace Road, Effurun, when the victim was said to be returning from one of the new generation banks located along PTI Road where she had gone to withdraw money.
the gunmen, said to be numbering about five,shot the mother-of-four, who was in her early 30s, to death .
A source explained:
“The incident happened at about 10:40am today (by KW junction). I saw residents and passersby scrambling for safety. Multiple gunshots rent the air. By the time the robbers were done, a pretty young lady lay in a pool of blood, on the driver’s seat. A neighbour, with whom we all rushed to the scene of the incident identified the victim as the daughter of a notable politician in the state.A family member of the Oneyas, Godwin Oghenede, who is an uncle to the late military General’s daughter, confirmed the incident on his Facebook account. #may her soul rip#