Unknown gunmen on Saturday assassinated Mrs. Eunice Aghanya, spouse of retired Deputy Inspector Basic (DIG) of Police, Mr Ibe Aghanya, in Makurdi, the Benue State capital.
The State Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Catherine Anene, confirmed the incident to Information Company of Nigeria.
Anene stated that the sufferer was killed by unknown gunmen who stormed her Makurdi residence, behind Kismet Resort, on Saturday afternoon.
The PPRO assured that investigations had been ongoing to unravel these behind the dastardly act.
NAN stories that earlier than her demise, the deceased was the proprietor of Euniland Bread, Makurdi.
Retired DIG Aghanya was a one time Benue State Commissioner of Police and later DIG answerable for Zone 2.
Gunmen assassinate retired DIG’s spouse, Aghanya in Benue