Suspected killers of the Senior Special Assistant on Security to the Governor of Benue State Samuel Ortom, AIG Christopher Dega (retd.), has been arrested by the Plateau State Police Command this afternoon.
Becksblog.com.ng learnt, that the Benue governor’s aide was killed by unknown gunmen on Monday, April 31 in Jos, the Plateau State capital.
While confirming the incident, the Police Public Relations Officer in Plateau, Ubah Ogaba, stated this in a statement on Wednesday, June 2.
The statement read, “The Plateau State Police Command on a sad note received an ugly report of the death of AIG Christopher Dega (Rtd).
“On 31/05/2021 at about 2030hrs, AIG Christopher Dega (Rtd) was shot dead by three yet to be identified gunmen in an isolated restaurant at Bukuru, Jos.
“From the investigation so far, it appeared that he was trailed and shot.
“He arrived at Jos from Makurdi on the same date at about 1930hrs.
“Some suspects have been arrested. Meanwhile, the investigation is ongoing.”
More details soon…