Gunmen have reportedly killed the Senior Special Assistant (Security) to Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, AIG Christopher Dega (retd) in Jos, the Plateau State Capital.
According to a report by The Nation newspapers, Dega was shot in the chest several times by the gunmen on Tuesday.
AIG Dega had a brilliant career in the Nigerian Police Force and was twice Commissioner of Police in Borno and Edo States.
He hailed from Katsina Ala local government area of Benue state.
More details to follow shortly…