The Gombe State Police Command confirmed incidence, saying that Baba Jigawa was found hanging in a provision store at Gombe Timber market.
The Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Ahmed Usman, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Gombe on Tuesday that the incident occurred on Monday.
Usman said: “he was found hanging; photograph of his remains snapped and investigations are still ongoing.”
DSP Usman said that the body was taken to the Specialists’ Hospital Gombe, where Doctors confirmed that he was dead.
According to him, efforts are being intensified to get to the root of the matter. [myad]