APC leader shot dead in Edo state

Samson Sedi, an APC leader in Edo state has been murdered in the Jattu area of Edo state on Wednesday.

Wetndey gathered that Samson Sedi, an APC leader in Etsako West local government area of the state was shot dead by unknown gunmen.

The Commissioner of Police in the state, Johnson Kokumo, confirmed the incident  yesterday. He revealed that it was being investigated as a murder case as none of his belongings were taken from him.

He said; “We are investigating a murder case. We are not investigating an armedrobbery. Nobody was dispossessed in this particular case.

So, what we are investigating is murder and not armed robbery. We have set things in motion. Our men are out there and I assure you that, with intelligence-led policing, we will soon bring the culprits to book.”

Governor of the state, Godwin Obaseki has described the murder as ‘Shocking’.

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