Mrs. Wantor Akwaza, spouse of murdered militia chief, Terwase Akwaza popularly often called ‘Gana’ is demanding N5 billion as compensation for the killing of her husband by the Navy.
Recall that Gana was shot useless by Troopers shortly after he surrendered to the Benue state authorities below its Amnesty Program.
It was gathered that troopers snatched Gana from a authorities convoy of repentant militants in Gboko and killed him.
An emotional Mrs. Wantor, who’s Gana’s second spouse, additional disclosed that her husband was betrayed by Politicians. In her phrases;
“I used to be in Makurdi once they known as to tell me of the incident. Senator Gabriel Suswam went to fulfill him on Saturday as a result of once they went for him on the second amnesty problem, he stated if he didn’t see Suswam, he was not going to come back out. That till Suswam comes round, he is not going to imagine that the amnesty is true. It’s because he stated that when he first got here out for the primary amnesty, the federal government betrayed him, so till he sees Suswam, he wouldn’t come out.”
“So Suswam went there to fulfill him and warranted him that he was a part of it and that he has organized all the things, that he spoke to the federal safety companies and so they had given him (Agwaza) amnesty and that nothing will occur to him. So, they went to Akume Atongo Stadium in Katsina Ala to fulfill with the chiefs after which give up their weapons. After addressing them, they had been going to Makurdi to finalize the amnesty at Authorities Home. However on his means, the troopers got here and snatched him and killed him.”
She additionally acknowledged that her husband was not a ‘depraved man’.
“After the Preliminary amnesty he went again into the bush. When the second amnesty programme began, he was briefing me in regards to the improvement. I spoke with him on Saturday and he instructed me that he was going for the amnesty and that he’s uninterested in the life he was dwelling. That if the amnesty is real, he need to give up his life to God and work for Him.”
“My husband was not a depraved particular person.”
She known as on the Federal Authorities to conduct a full investigation into the circumstances surrounding her husband’s demise. She additionally demanded a compensation of N5 billion.