Unknown gunmen on Wednesday shot dead Christian Jacob, ex- Enyimba Football Club International in Ogborhill axis of ABA.
According to reports, the player who is better known as Nkita Ara was shot dead by gunmen who came to rob him.
Eye witness reports have it that the player was shot dead after he was dispossessed of his mobile phone by the unidentified gunmen.
It was gathered that the assailants shot the player following his refusal to comply with the directive of parting away with his mobile phone.
Until his death, Nkita Ara played for Enyimba Football Club Aba, Iwuanyanwu National Football club of Owerri, Imo state, FC Sheriff of Moldova among others.