A Forty-three-year-old Nigerian Benjamin Simeon, living in South Africa has been murdered on Saturday, August, 3 by unknown gunmen in Johannesburg.
A spokesperson for the Nigerian Citizens Association South Africa (NICASA) Sunny-Wenike Douglas confirmed his death in a statement released saying he was killed at the early hours of Saturday.
“ The Nigerian Citizens Association South Africa received with sadness and regrettably announce the tragic death of Mr Banjamin Simeon, 43 years old. He was a native of Okposo in Ebonyi State. He was allegedly shot by yet to be identified gunmen in the wee hours of today the 3/08/2019 at Verona and High Street in the South of Johannesburg”.
” Late Mr Benjamin Simeon, until his death, was a Taxify driver. He is survived by a pregnant wife, who also is from the same community with him and has two children from the same wife”.
” We pray for God to grant the entire family, friends, kinsmen comfort at this difficult time and the strength to bear the loss while calling on all to remain vigilant in their dealings with one another“.
He is survived by his pregnant wife and two children.