By Chinye Ndubuisi (AGENDAWATCHDOG) – According to Niger State Governor, Abubakar Bello, the murder of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Chairman in Nasarawa State, Philip Shekwo by unknown assailants, was allowed by God for a purpose.
According to NAN reports, Bello, in statement by his spokesperson, Mary Noel-Berje, eulogized the late APC chieftain as a peaceful, dedicated party leader, praying for God to give the family of the deceased, friends and fellow party members the fortitude to bear the huge loss
“His death is unfortunate, but God is not unaware. He allowed it for a purpose. May God comfort the immediate family, the APC members and the entire people of the state,” it read.
Meanwhile, the party has challenged the police and other security agencies to ensure the perpetrators of the heinous crime are apprehended and made to face the wrath of the law.