25 January 2021 By Georgina Humphrey
Taraba State Government has commiserated with the people of Ardo Kola Local Government Area of the State and members of the immediate family of Salihu Dovo, Chairman of the Local Government who was kidnapped and assassinated last week.
In a statement, the State Governor, Darius Ishsku described the act as barbaric and wicked.
Governor Ishaku assured that the perpetrators would be brought to book and directs all security agencies to step up investigations to fish out the murderers.
According to him, the late Chairman was a good man full of love for service to humanity and who certainly did not deserve to die in the circumstances that he did.
“As chairman of the Local Government he did alot to make life much more meaningful for the people of his Local Government Area, the reason he enjoyed a lot of popularity among them”
“His death has robbed Ardo Kola and the entire Taraba State of his invaluable services” Ishaku said,
He prayed God to give his family and the people of Ardo Kola the fortitude to bear his loss.