Gunmen murder APC chieftain in Plateau – Police

Nigeria Police Officers
FILE PHOTO: Nigeria Police Officers

Police in Plateau State on Monday confirmed the murder of an All Progressive Congress​, ​APC​,​ chieftain in Plateau state, Samuel Doro.

The police spokesperson, Abuh Emmanuel, in an interview with journalists at the Nigeria Union of Journalists office, Jos, said, “Unknown gunmen on Sunday in the afternoon opened fire on the Ward Chairman of the All Progressive Congress, Mr. Samuel Doro, in Barkin ladi.

“Our personnel rushed the victim to the hospital, but unfortunately, he gave up this morning in the hospital. Police has commenced investigations to unravel those behind the deadly act,​”​ he said.​

Meanwhile, family sources said Mr. Doro mentioned the names of his killers before he died early on Monday.

NEVER MISS A THING AGAIN! Subscribe to our newsletter

* indicates required


Now available on

  Premium Times Android mobile applicationPremium Times iOS mobile applicationPremium Times blackberry mobile applicationPremium Times windows mobile application

TEXT AD: To place a text-based advert here. Call Willie - +2347088095401

All rights reserved. This material and any other material on this platform may not be reproduced, published, broadcast, written or distributed in full or in part, without written permission from PREMIUM TIMES.