The Speaker of the House of Representatives Femi Gbajabiamila, on Saturday, visited the family of the slain newspaper vendor, Ifeanyi Okereke, who was shot dead by his security aide, insidenaija reports.
Mr Gbajabiamila condoled with the wife and family of the late vendor at Kwata village, Madalla-Suleja, Niger State.
Also at the home of the deceased were members of the Association of Newspapers Distributors led by their president, Benjamin Obute.
Mr Gbajabiamila had earlier in a statement vowed not let the matter slide. He promised to cater for the family of the deceased.
He also identified the aide as Abdullahi Hassan, whom the SSS has since detained.
In the speaker’s entourage were the spokesperson of the house, Benjamin Kalu, and some aides.