NYSC Member Found Dead In Den Of Drug Dealers

The body of a youth corps member, Solomon Daloba, has been found at Akpata, a notorious area of Jos, the capital of Plateau State.

The Computer Science graduate of Bingham University was last seen on Monday last week at his aunty’s residence where he was living before his corpse was found on Friday at Akpata, an area known for illicit activities and drug peddling.

Northern City News gathered that Daloba, who was serving with the Industrial Training Fund, had not been going home since Monday after closing from work at the ITF.

It was learnt that the Taraba State indigene had been quiet and aloof before the incident prompting family members to suspect that he was facing some emotional challenges.

The Public Relations Officer, National Youth Service Corps headquarters, Mrs. Bose Aderibigbe, confirmed the death of Daloba, saying the police were investigating the incident.

“What we learnt was that he had not been going home since last week Monday. The body was found at Akpata and his next-of-kin has been contacted; the police have commenced investigation into the sad and unfortunate incident,” she stated.


  1. What could've led to his death...... So sad

  2. hmmmm..may his soul rest in peace,nobody knows if he was killed by gang members cuz of some form of involvment in the illicit activities or something else

  3. Oladimeji Seun20 March, 2017 12:32

    What a sorry case.RIP

  4. Such a sad & unfortunate incident.

  5. May his soul rest in peace


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