Another Nigerian has been killed in South Africa, bringing the number of those killed since January 2016 to 121.

Chibuzo Nwankwo, 42, an Enugu State indigene, was shot in the early hours of Friday, allegedly, by one Lawrence Nwaranne (pictured left), the owner of West Corner Bar in Kempton Park, Johannesburg.

The Nigerian community in South Africa on Saturday confirmed the killing. The deceased (pictured right), a patron of the bar, was said to have got drunk and was said to have started harassing a female worker.

It was revealed that Nwankwo was chased out by security personnel, but he kept on coming back; became very aggressive and rude before the ugly incident occurred.

The South African police later intervened and arrested the murder suspect. A murder case has been opened an investigation has started.

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