The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Kebbi State Command, has arrested two hire killers and the person that contracted them to kill one Gari Mamman of Lahore village in Suru Local Government Area of Kebbi State.
Parrading the suspects, the State Commandant of the Corps, Alhaji Suleman Ibrahim Mafara, told newsmen that, one Alhaji Mamman contracted two persons, Mande and Manu to killed Gari Mamman of the same Lahore village.
According to him, the two Hired killers, that were contracted for eighty thousand naira, had already received an advance payment of sixty thousand naira.
He said that, after the assassins could not find their victim in his house on the fateful night, they set the house ablaze.
The Commander stated that, the suspects were arrested upon an intellegence and that when a through serch was conducted in their houses, a Dane Gun was found in the contractor’s home.
In an interview with Radio Nigeria, the person that contracted the Hire killers, Alhaji Mamman, said he did not hire them with a view to kill Gari Mamman, but only to teach him a lesson saying, the reason was that, he suspected he was the killer of his father three months ago.