by Christiana Gokyo, Jos
The Plateau State Police Command has received the sad and ugly report of the death of AIG Christopher Dega (Rtd), who was until his death a Senior Special Assistant to Benue Governor, Samuel Ortom.
The Police Command through the Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Ubah Gabriel Ogaba, confirmed the incident to newsmen in Jos on Wednesday, when he stated that, 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.
According to the command, 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, and investigation is ongoing.