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APC reacts to Shekwo’s murder, charges police to apprehend killers


The All Progressives Congress APC has called on the police to fish out the killers of its Nasarawa State Chairman, Mr Philip Shekwo.

Reacting to the death of Shekwo, party spokesman, Yekini Nabena in a brief statement on Sunday in Abuja says “this is a dark day for the APC family.”

WuzupNigeria reported earlier that Shekwo was found dead after he was kidnapped from his home in Nasarawa on Saturday by unknown gunmen.

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The deceased was reportedly abducted from his residence in Lafia, the state capital, on Saturday night and found dead on Sunday.

Nabena added; “The APC condoles with the late Shekwo’s immediate family, the Governor of Nasarawa State, Engr. Abdullahi Sule, the State Working Committee and our supporters and members over this shocking killing.

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“We pray the Almighty God grants all who grieve the strength to bear this loss and also grant the late Shekwo eternal rest.

“We urge a thorough investigation by the police and other relevant security services to quickly fish out the sponsors and perpetrators of this evil, heinous and barbaric crime and made to face the full weight of the law”.

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