The Traditional Ruler of Mabayongo district, in Katsina-Ala Local Government Area of Benue, was found murdered at his palace in Vingir Village on Sunday night.
The Public Relations Officer of the Benue State Command Of the Nigeria Police, ASP Moses Yamu confirmed the imcident.
He said , some unknown gunmen invaded the traditional ruler’s house and shot him dead. He added that though the police are yet to discover the motive for the murder, the investigation is in top gear to unravel the mystery and make sure that the perpetrators will be arrested soon.
As a precaution, the Commissioner of Police has deployed more policemen to the area to keep up law and order.
He appealed to anyone with useful information that could lead to the arrest of the culprits to volunteer them to security agencies
Unknow Gunmen Kill Traditional Ruler In Benue
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