Tension In Ekiti As Soldier Stabs DSS Officer To Death After Minor Argument

There was pandemonium in Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital, as a yet-to-be-identified soldier reportedly killed an operative of the Department of State Service over a minor disagreement.

It was learnt that the unlucky incident occurred on the well-known KSSD Hotel situated at NTA highway, Friday night. 


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 The soldier had accosted a younger man suspected to be a “Yahoo Boy’ (web fraudster) on the Hotel. In the method of apprehending him, the suspect sighted a well-known face who occurred to be the late DSS man.

The ambiance grew to become charged when the deceased tried to intervene and pleaded with the soldier to let the suspect off the hook.

Enraged by the alleged intervention, the soldier reportedly stabbed the DSS man within the neck, which led to his dying hours after.

He was rushed to the state hospital however gave up the ghost minutes after.

A couple of minutes after, the DSS operatives have been stated to have stormed the lodge premises and brought the killer soldier into custody. 

Reacting to the incident, Police Public Relations Officer, Ekiti Command, ASP Sunday Abutu, confirmed that the sufferer was killed throughout an argument with some troopers and that the police are investigating the matter.

“We heard that the DSS operative was killed throughout a sizzling argument with some troopers yesterday night.

“The deceased’s corpse had been deposited within the morgue. The perpetrators of the homicide had been arrested.

“Let me also add that our detectives have started an investigation, and we will get to the root of the matter,” Abutu stated in a report by Day by dayIndependent.

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Tension In Ekiti As Soldier Stabs DSS Officer To Death After Minor Argument

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