A man identified as Moses Murtala a graduate of ABU Zaria was killed as he tried to intervene in a lover’s quarrel.
The victim had gone for a party in Barnawa in Kaduna state and while a the party, noticed a man, later identified as Constable ALex Okpe beating up his girlfriend. When he tried to intervene, the policeman reached for his firearm and shot Moses point blank.
The Mr Okpe made away while Murtala’s friend tried in futility to revive him. Mr Okpe was later arrested by officers of the Barnawa Police Division.
Even trying to do a good thing gets you killed. That’s the kind of time we are in.