POLICE ARREST LG CHAIR, ONE OTHER OVER ALLEGED ATTEMPT TO ASSASSINATE BENUE SPEAKER
The Operatives of the Nigerian Police Command have arrested a local government chairman and one other over an alleged plot to assassinate the Speaker of the Benue House of Assembly Aondona Hycenth Dajoh.
The information available indicates that the Local Government Chairman allegedly contracted a militia with the sinister intention of eliminating the Speaker of the Benue State House of Assembly, Hon. Aondona Hycenth Dajoh.
The operatives of the Force Intelligence Department – Intelligence Response Team (FID-IRT) swiftly swung into action upon receiving credible intelligence regarding the planned assassination.
Hence, both suspects are currently in police custody and are actively cooperating with investigators.