Suspected killers of PDP woman leader in Kogi arrested

The Police Command in Kogi State has arrested six suspects in connection with the killing of one Mrs Salome Abuh, at Ochadamu, Ofu Local Government Area of Kogi state, on November 18.

President Muhammadu Buhari had on Sunday directed the police to arrest the killers of Abuh with a view to bringing them to justice.

The spokesman for the command, Deputy Superintendent of Police William Ayah who disclosed this to newsmen on Monday in Lokoja said that the suspects were brought in on Friday.

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Abuh, a former councillor and Women Leader of the Peoples Democratic Party was set ablaze on November 18 in her husband’s house at Ochadamu, by hoodlums.

Aya said the police had started interrogating the suspects to ascertain their level of culpability in the death of the woman.

He said that the outcome of the investigation would be made public as soon as it was completed.

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