A man, Abubakar Namaliki, has been arrested by the Zamfara State Police Command on allegation that he was part of a gang that gruesomely murdered Doctor Enoch Okpara, the gynecologist of Federal Medical Centre located in Gusau.

According to the state Commissioner of Police, Barrister Nagogo Usman, the suspect confessed that he was given N5,000 to commit the dastardly act, adding that he was arrested in a forest on Sunday night.

The Police Commissioner said his team, on getting an intelligence report, aligned with Operation Puff Adder and rushed to the forest where the suspect was apprehended.

He added that unknown armed bandits invaded the house of Dr Enoch, the gynecologist, on June 13, 2020, then murdered and burnt Dr Enoch at his residence located in Gusau, the Capital of Zamfara state.

He said his men have been on investigations and serious manhunt for the perpetrators since the occurrences, before Abubakar Namaliki was arrested for being the mastermind of the crime.


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