It was reported that Eja Nla was on Saturday, June 19, shot dead by unknown Gunmen in Ibadan, Oyo State.
It was gathered that he was killed outside a club at Oluyole Estate, Ibadan, at about 11:30 pm. The unfortunate incident occurred a week after his 40th birthday.
According to Inside Oyo, Eja Nla, who had been at the club from about 9pm, was leaving with some friends, when two masked men riding on a motorcycle suddenly stopped, wielding guns and asking all of them to lie down.
Thereafter, they reportedly aimed at Eja Nla, shooting him repeatedly before leaving, after ensuring that he was dead, without taking anything from him or his friends.