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Remains of Hon. Hosea, kidnapped Taraba legislator, found


Taraba State has been thrown into mourning as the state Police has found the remains of Honourable Ibi Hosea, member, Taraba State House of Assembly, representing Takum constituency, who was  kidnapped few weeks ago.
Late Ibi, the member representing Takum II Constituency in the Taraba State House of Assembly, was found dead after he was abducted by gunmen in December 2017.
The Police Public Relations Officer, Mr David Misal, confirmed to Channels Television on Monday in Jalingo, the state capital that the lawmaker’s corpse had been found.

The corpse.

Misal, who said the corpse was found in Takum Local Government Area of the state, noted that the lawmaker must have died about three days before his body was discovered.
The State Police Command had earlier confirmed Ibi’s abduction by unknown individuals on December 31, 2017, in Takum where he was to usher in the New Year.
Unconfirmed report said Taraba state Government paid the kidnappers N35,000,000:00 ransom.

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