Unknown gunmen has murdered Dr Okpara, who was a Consultant Obstetrics/Gynaecologist at the Federal Medical Center, Gusau.
The ‘roasted’ body of the medical doctor was found at his residence in the Mareri area of Gusau, the Zamfara State capital.
Journalists were told that gunmen stormed the deceased doctor’s residence, shot him and subsequently, “His roasted body was discovered in the courtyard of his residence while bloodstains were seen on the walls of his room,” it was said.
The Zamfara State Police Command has commenced investigation into the gruesome murder.
Confirming the incident, the Command Public Relations Officer SP Shehu Mohammed said they received the sad report of the gruesome murder of Dr Enoch Okpara.
“The unusual disappearance of Dr Okpara was first noticed when he did not show up during church service in the state,”
“The Police Commissioner has since ordered for the immediate commencement of investigation with a view to arrest the culprits and bring them to book,” he added.