Update: Two suspects arrested over murder of Adamawa journalist


The Adamawa State Police Command have arrested two suspects in connection with the murder of a journalist, Maxwell Nashon.

Recall that late Nashon, a staff of Federal Radio Cooperation of Nigeria (FRCN), Fombina FM, Yola, was abducted and murdered last week.

The state police commissioner, Audu Madaki, confirmed the arrest in Yola while receiving the National President of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Chris Isiguzo.

“Two suspects have been arrested and are helping police in the investigation.

Detectives are working assiduously to ensure that the culprits are not only arrested but duly prosecuted. The police will soon parade those involved in the heinous act,’’ he said.