The instantaneous past Commissioner of Environment, Delta State, John Nani, slightly fled death on Monday, as his orderly was killed by a migratory policeman, aso Naija gathered.
Nani, who is the Executive Director, Finance and Administration of the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, escaped death when his orderly tried to interfere in a matter between him and the policeman allegedly attached to Seplat Petroleum Development Company Plc in Sapele.
A Toyota Hilux van conveying Seplat staff hit Nani’s car at Ajogodo around 7 pm.
It was gathered that the van bashed Nani’s car from behind.
While the ex-commissioner parked to check the level of harm done to his vehicle, he was reportedly attacked by the mobile policeman.
Correspondents gathered that the deceased officer, who tried to intervene, was shot in the thigh.
“The mobile policeman wanted to shoot Nani, but his orderly threw himself and took the bullet.