Mr. Solomon Sani, Director of Works at the Federal Polytechnic, Idah has been reportedly assassinated by some unknown gunmen on Tuesday, July 17.
Mr. Solomon was assassinated at the late hours of Tuesday at his Idah residence.
This was confirmed by the Kogi Command Public Relations Officer, DSP William Aya.
He said the incident was reported to the police by one of the brothers of the late Solomon, immediately after the incident.
From reports gathered, the deceased had just been promoted to the office of the Director of Works which had prompted rumors that the deceased could have been assassinated by someone who wants the office.
The incident had thrown the entire Polytechnic Community into mourning.
However, the PPRO said the police is investigating the incident and will do its possible best to apprehend the perpetrator(s) of the crime.