The gunmen were said to have abducted, killed him, and dumped his corpse along the road.
A native of Isiala Mbano Local Government Area of the state was killed on Friday by his abductors. Gistmeblog247 reports.
His friends took to Facebook to mourn him.
Chidiebube Okeoma, one of his kinsmen from Anara, described the killing as “dastardly.”
In a post, Okeoma said, “The killing of our brother from Isiala Mbano Local Government Area, Kenneth Ibe, a three hundred law student of Imo State University today is most unfortunate.
“Those who live by the sword will die by the sword. What a world. Just dimmed such a shining light. My heart bleeds.”
The police are yet to react to the murder as the police spokesman, CSP Mike Abattam, was not available for comments.
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