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Ex-Police Chief Found Dead In Delta

Adeyemo Odutayo

The remains of a retired Police officer identified as Paul Edike has been found on Warri-Sapele Road on Friday in Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta State.

Melody Blog understands that the dead body of the former Police chief was found in about six hours after he was kidnapped by unknown gunmen.

Recall that the family members of the deceased had revealed that he was kidnapped in Uvwie Local Government last Friday.

Joseph Edike, a family member of the deceased had reported that the former Police chief was kidnapped while coming from a social event before his dead body was found on Warri-Sapele Road.

Joseph revealed that the driver of the deceased who witnessed and reported the sad incident to the family immediately after the kidnap, alleged that; “a vehicle waylaid their vehicle, dragged his ‘Oga’ out and disappeared with him.”

Recall that as at when Joseph was speaking about the kidnap of the former Police chief, he affirmed that at press time, they had not reported the matter to the Police, adding that the family was in shock and how he was killed barely hours after the abduction made it appeared like a deliberate assassination.

Similarly, the State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Adeyinka Adeleke as at when contacted, was reported to have told reporters that incident had not been reported to the Police, adding that the Police would investigate the situation.


  1. Musa Abiodun Musa Abiodun

    Comment:May his soul rest in perfect peace and may the almighty grant Nigerians strenghths most especially his family to bear this great loss.we will surely miss u so much sir.Nigerians are greatful for your loyal service when you were in service.

    • Ethel Clara Ethel Clara

      No one is safe anymore, even those in leading position. I pray his soul will rest in peace. My condolences to the family of the deceased.

  2. Elijah Aborisade Elijah Aborisade

    May his soul rest in perfect peace and those he has left behind would be protected by the almighty God. God’s grace upon his family..

  3. YAHAYA SAHEED YAHAYA SAHEED

    The whole retired police officer kidnapped and killing in Nigeria. God Almighty save us in Nigeria, this is too much kidnapping, insecurity and insurgency in Nigeria is too much.Federal Government act more in this.

  4. Oluwatobiloba Okusaga Oluwatobiloba Okusaga

    For Christ’s sake, when those in charge of the country/state security aren’t even sure of their own safety, what does this explains to the average Nigerian….

  5. Adesida Adeyemi Adesida Adeyemi

    This so bad and not heartwarming Death everywhere I just pray that God be with his family that he has left behind and find favour in his eyes

  6. Orji Obam Orji Obam

    This is not kidnapping is just a means use to kill him people are just heartless, only God can tell what his offense were? May his soul rest in peace.

  7. Diepriye Daniel Diepriye Daniel

    This is really bad, he was found in dead, who killed him no one knows, they should do something about this killings in this country

  8. Diepriye Daniel Diepriye Daniel

    This is really bad, he was found in dead, who killed him no one knows, they should do something about this killings in what’s going on in this country sef, we can’t live in peace with hearing this person found dead, the government should really do something about it

  9. Inegbenose Freedom Inegbenose Freedom

    Wow that’s not enter your life mom and all my those who was in village and son and all my life is that powerful witch witch one that thought was we

  10. Inegbenose Freedom Inegbenose Freedom

    Wow that’s not enter your life mom and all my those who was in village and son and all my life is that powerful witch witch one that thought was we should of the best

  11. Oyewole James Oyewole James

    What a lost!!! Is so obvious that no one is safe in this country anymore, what happened to this family is a great shock to me, accept my heartfelt condolences

  12. RAIFU LATIFAT RAIFU LATIFAT

    May God save us all from insecurity ,kidnapping, stealing,armed robbery and insecurity in our dear country,Nigeria. This is too much everyday.

  13. Franca Emeruom Franca Emeruom

    Too bad! When will criminal activities in this country come to an end? You can not open portal for news in a day without hearing negative news. I commiserate with the family of the deceased.

  14. Agbolade Abdullah Agbolade Abdullah

    RIP to him….. This is very bad in Nigeria this is becoming too much a whole chief of police…. Can we say no security in this Nigeria…. Now its now become everybody should protect his or her life

  15. Josephat Uchechukwu Josephat Uchechukwu

    What a sad news. We don’t have security in this country, every where is loosed and porous. Criminal made away with their crimes and nothing happens

  16. Inegbenose Freedom Inegbenose Freedom

    Google translate to me and I am a lady gaga a bed now so we will do you are making it is not enter string is it help us and the same as

  17. TIJANI RABIU TIJANI RABIU

    MAY HIS SOUL REST IN PERFECT PEACE AND MAY GOD TAKE CARE OF HIS FAMILY, LIFE WITHOUT PATIENT CAN NOT SURVIVE EVERY BODY SHOULD BE PATIENT MOST ESPECIALLY THE FAMILY, THANKS.

  18. May Jesukolade Jeremiah May Jesukolade Jeremiah

    Proper investigation on this matter should really be carried out and I pray his soul rest in perfect peace of mind

  19. Muyiwa Olalekan Muyiwa Olalekan

    My sincere apologies for the the late person. May the family have the fortitude to bear the loss. But further investigation needs to continue

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