World Health Organization Official Found Dead in Zamfara State
An official of the World Health Organization (WHO) in Zamfara State office, Bello Abdullahi Kaura, who was declared missing, has been found dead in the state.His decomposed body was discovered after about three months intensive search in and around the state.Already, a soldier and a police inspector have allegedly been suspected for the death of the official.
A source at the World Health Organization office, said that Kaura was murdered after he was dispossessed of N2.8million meant to cover the expenses of the July immunization exercise in Anka Local Government Area of the state.
He was said to have brought the money home and informed the soldier and the policeman, who were his co-tenants about it.It was gathered that on the day of the immunization he failed to report at his duty post, unknown to his colleagues, that he had been killed.
Breaking News – World Health Organization Official Found Dead in Zamfara State
Investigations later revealed that he was taken to a bush along Anka-Gummi Road and killed.
Thereafter, his car was stolen and sold at N800,000, while his cell phone was sold for N3,000 to a teenager in Anka town.
Consequently, security operatives were alerted and the user of the phone, the soldier and the police officer were later apprehended.
During investigation, the soldier and the policeman allegedly confessed and took the operatives to the scene of the incident, where the decomposed body of the WHO official was found.
The Commanding Officer of the 232 Battalion Gusau, Lt-Col U.B. Onachukwu confirmed the incident, and said that a combined investigation team of security operatives was still on investigation.