Jos Curfew: Father Of 4 Beaten To Death By Soldiers For Staying Out Late  In Jos


Information reaching, that Soldiers had on Friday, September 10, beaten a commercial driver identified as Sadik Adamu Karafa to death for staying out late more than the curfew time in Jos.

The ongoing curfew which is 10pm that was imposed in Jos by the Plateau State Government, it was said that Abubakar Sadiq while driving before the curfew hours, was apprehended at Farin Gada axis by military officers on duty and gave him the beating of his life.

According to source, Mr. Sadiq was beaten with stick after he was ordered to step down from his car by the officers.

The soldiers called his relatives in the morning and ordered them to take the corpse of Sadik to the Hospital.

The victim was thereafter brought to Katako Police Station this morning. Further details shows that, Sadiq is a resident of Angwan Rimi and a father of 4 children and 1 wife with an ailing mother.

The commander of the OPSH and GOC 3rd Armoured Division has visited the bereaved family and condole with them where he vowed to investigate the matter and bring the erring soldiers to justice.

The deceased is yet to be buried as necessary investigations is on going.
Meanwhile, we pray that the Military authority will expedite actions to bring the culprits to justice.