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FCT Police Commissioner orders investigation in killing of FIRS staff

The FCT Police Commissioner, Benneth Igweh, has ordered an investigation following the alleged killing of a staff of the Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, by unknown persons at the weekend.

A statement by the police command issued on Sunday that the resulting untimely demise of Khalid Ahmed Bichi on May 10, 2024, at approximately 8:45pm, prompted the Commissioner of Police FCT command, CP Benneth Igweh, to order a thorough and discreet investigation into the circumstances surrounding this regrettable event.

According to the statement, “Expressing profound condolences to the bereaved family, CP Benneth Igweh unequivocally frowns on this cowardly act and assures both the family and the public of swift justice.”

It further explained that the diligent pursuit of the perpetrator(s) is underway, with every effort being made to ensure they are apprehended and brought to justice.

According to the statement, CP Benneth Igweh, reaffirmed the unwavering dedication of FCT Police Command to enhance the security landscape of the territory, continually adapting strategies to effectively combat evolving criminal activities.

It said that updates on the matter would be provided in due course.

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