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Gov Ortom’s aide assassinated, wife shot in Benue

The Principal Special Assistant on Knowledge Economy and Investments to Benue state Governor, Dr. TAVERSHIMA ADYOROUGH has been murdered.

Report says unknown gunmen yesterday broke into his residence at Nyinma layout in Makurdi, Benue state capital where they shot at him and his wife.

The deceased and family were said to have retired to bed when the assailants invaded the house and shot him dead while his wife was rushed to an undisclosed hospital where she is receiving treatment.

State governor, SAMUEL ORTOM has demanded the arrest and prosecution of the killer of his aide.

It will be recalled that the Senior Special Assistant to the governor on security matters was gruesomely murdered in 2016 at his residence along Mobile Barracks, Makurdi.


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