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Killers of former Plateau State Governor’s father, Pa Defwan Dariye arrested




The killers of Pa Defwan Dariye, father of former Plateau State Governor, Joshua Dariye have been arrested by the Nigeria Police.

Recall that the 93-year-old was killed after his abductors collected N10 million ransom from his household.

Jethro Nguyen, 53, chief of the gang, an indigene of Bokos, defined that he employed 10 others, amongst them are some Fulani herders to abduct the aged man from his palace.

He mentioned he was stored at their hideout for about 10 days earlier than he was killed.

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The gang chief was paraded on the Drive headquarters in Abuja, on Wednesday and confessed that he gave a gang member the order to shoot the previous man.

On why they kidnapped the previous man, he defined, “We kidnapped the deceased as a result of he was an excellent goal to earn money as his son was a one-time governor of Plateau State and Senator of the Federal Republic.”

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