The Division of State Companies (DSS) has arrested a former Governor of Benue State, Gabriel Suswam, over safety points within the state.
In keeping with Channels TV, Suswam was arrested at the moment after the incumbent governor, Samuel Ortom, petitioned the DSS alleging that Suswam has threatened to make the state ungovernable therefore the continous assaults recorded within the state.
The DSS had arrested the previous Governor in 2017, after it mentioned it uncovered a big cache of arms and ammunition from a property allegedly belonging to him at quantity 44 Aguiyi Ironsi Method, Maitama-Abuja.
In keeping with an announcement by the DSS spokesman, Tony Opuiyo, the operation was knowledgeable by intelligence that some incriminating gadgets have been stashed within the boots of vehicles parked on the property.
The company mentioned after finishing up a raid on the property within the presence of two personal safety officers employed by the corporate, the next gadgets have been recovered:
A glock pistol with two magazines and a complete of 29 rounds of ammunition, a mini-uzi with two magazines containing 10 rounds and 4 rounds respectively, 42 additional rounds of ammunition contained in a pack and one Ak-47.
The search additionally revealed 21 Certificates of Occupancy and one Supply of Statutory Proper of Occupancy, 23 luxurious designer watches; and 45 keys to varied unique vehicles.