Authorities of the University of Benin (UNIBEN) have demanded an investigation into the murder of 33-year-old lecturer of the Department of Public Administration in the institution, Maxwell Eseosa Aimuen.
It was learnt that the deceased was trailed and shot dead by suspected assailant at the entrance of his house on Saturday in Isiohor, Ovia North East Local Government Area of Edo State.
The Public Relations Officer of the institution, Dr. (Mrs.) Benedicta Ehanire made the appeal in reaction to the incident, which has three the institution into mourning.
She described the late Aimuen who was engaged as a Graduate Assistant in 2015 and rose to lecturer II before the sad incident occurred, as hardworking and dedicated University Staff.
Security sources revealed that operatives of the homicide section from Edo State Command have visited the crime scene for further investigation.