All Progressives Congress, APC Chairmanship candidate, Jeremiah Ogboveta died gruesomely yesterday after he was hacked to death during an altercation as the party held its ward congress, Maiyegun Diary reports.
According to Sapele Oghenek, Ogboveta, an APC youth leader died after he was stabbed by one Tete Pippah who accused him of stealing result sheets from the Ughelli secretariat.
Ogboveta was until his death was the chairmanship candidate for Jeremi Ward III in Ughelli South Local Government Area of the state.
Oghoveta was confirmed dead by the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Andrew Aniamaka at Okwagbe Community, Jeremi Ward 3, Federal Ward 10 in Ughelli South Local Government Area of Delta State.
Oghoveta was said to be loyal to the Chief Great Ogboru/Senator Omo-Agege faction. Pippah, the alleged murderer, who’s said to be on the run, belonged to a faction said to be opposed to the Ogboru/Omo-Agege faction.