The Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ohimini Local Government Area of Benue State, Boniface Okoloho, has been shot dead by unknown gunmen.
The APC chieftain was reportedly killed on Saturday by unknown gunmen on his way home from a party function in Ohimini.
Ohimini is an Idoma dominated area in the state which forms part of Benue South Senatorial District.
A deputy commissioner of police in charge of operations in Benue State, Olubunmi Oshoko, confirmed there was such report from the particular local government.
“I cannot authoritatively confirm but there was something like that.”