Police confirm killing of Igbinedion varsity lecturer – CP
Written by Sunday Donwa on May 19, 2019
Edo Commissioner of
Police, Mr Mohammed DanMallam, on Sunday confirmed the killing of a lecturer
with the Igbinedion University, Okada, near Benin, by suspected kidnappers.
It was learnt that the gunmen abducted Izebeokhai and other passengers in the bus they were traveling in.
The driver of the mini bus was said to have rushed into the bush along with four other passengers. “Unfortunately, one of the passengers who tried to escape during the abduction was killed by the gunmen. “The police went after the kidnappers in the bush and succeeded in rescuing the victims.”
Spokesman for the university, Mr Jide Ilugbo, who confirmed the killing described it as “babaric.”