Kogi State Politician Killed And One Abducted By Unknown Gunmen
Gunmen kill Kogi Commissioner, abduct council chair.
Unknown gunmen have killed a Commissioner in the Kogi State Pension Board, Mr Solomon Akeweje, and abducted the Chairman of Yagba West Local Government, Mr Pius Kolawole.
DSP William Aya, the Spokesman of the Police Command confirmed this incident, and he stated that the Commissioner and Mr. Kolawole were travelling in the same vehicle when they were attacked.
He further said that police received the report of the attack at about 4:30 pm on Saturday, May 1st and immediately moved to the scene of the incident.
The police spokesman also states that the victims were attacked at Eruku, a border community between Kwara and Kogi States.