The Law enforcement in Benue Condition have confirmed the assassination of a neighborhood chief, a person Godwin Gbaiur.
Gunmen struck all through the early several hours of Saturday in Kastina Ala Neighborhood Authorities Location of the condition.
Spokesman of the Benue Command, Moses Joel Yamu, stated the incident transpired at about 6:48am at the victim’s resident in Kastina Ala city.
“One Godwin Gbajur (Katsina-Ala Township Chief aka Tor Gari) was assassinated in his GRA residence at the outskirts of Katsina-Ala LGA by two armed bandits,” he stated.
Yamu extra that an eye witness accounted that the assassins rode on two Bajaj motorcycles to the property of the target and inquired from him if he was Godwin, which he answered in affirmative right before he was ultimately shot dead.
He claimed that eight empty shells of AK-47 ammunition have been recovered at the scene when preliminary investigation unveiled that the assassins are gang members of Terwase Akwaza popularly identified as “Ghana,” the notorious wished criminal in the condition.
The police spokesman certain that the bandits would be arrested and prosecuted.