Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has promised every possible support to apprehend killers of Chief Terkura Suswam, elder brother of former governor Gabriel Suswan.
A statement credited to Terver Akase, the Chief Press Secretary to Governor Samuel Ortom made on March 3, quoted his principal saying, “killers of Chief Terkura Suswam, elder brother to the Senator representing Benue North East, Senator Gabriel Suswam must be apprehended and brought to justice.”
According Akase, the Governor says, “his administration will give security operatives maximum support to ensure that killers of Dr. Suswam are arrested and made to face consequences of their action.”
Governor Ortom stressed further that, his administration will not surrender Benue to criminals, and gave assurance that killers and kidnapers operating in Sankera axis of the State won’t go unpunished.
He sympathized with Senator Suswam and the rest of the family, as well as the entire people of Logo Local Government Area over the painful death of Chief Terkura Suswam.
The Governor prayed that God to grant the deceased eternal rest and his family the strength to bear the loss.