Taofiq Isah, administrator of Ijumu local government, Kogi state, has been arrested over the alleged assassination attempt on senator Dino Melaye, Wilson Inalegwu, state commissioner of police, has confirmed.
He said that the case was being prosecuted with “due diligence”, and assured members of the public that every suspect in the matter would be invited for interrogation. “When you are suspected, you will be interrogated. We are treating this matter as a very serious one. We shall be thorough and professional. We shall fear no one,” he said. NAN reports that Isah was arrested at the gate of the state ministry of education by security agents, who intercepted the council boss’ vehicle.