Chairman, LG, Arrested Over Attempt On Dino Melaye’s Life

Hon. Taofiq Isa 

The administrator of Ijumu Local governmental area of Kogi State, Hon. Taofiq Isa, has been arrested by the Kogi Police Special Squad in connection with the assassination attempt on Senator Dino Melaye.

Dino Melaye escaped death on Saturday, April 15th after gunmen invaded his house in the early hours of Saturday at Ayetoro-Gbede in Kogi State.

But report says Isa was arrested at about 1.30pm in Lokoja, the state capital.

Kogi State Commissioner of Police, Wilson Inalegwu confirmed the arrest of the suspect.

Inalegwu told reporters in the state that the command was putting in all efforts to arrest those suspected to be behind the failed assassination attempt on Senator Dino Melaye.


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