The Enugu state police command has arrested three men in connection with the assassination of the Head of Nursing Services at the Federal Psychiatric Hospital, Enugu, Mrs. Mary Amadi.
It was learnt that Amadi was assassinated on Thursday, March 21st
According to reports, Amadi had just closed from work for the day and was about driving into her compound when the suspected assassins who trailed her from the office, came down from their car and shot her at a very close range.
She was rushed to the Enugu State Teaching Hospital, ESUT Parklane, where she was confirmed dead.
The state Commissioner of Police, Balarabe Suleiman, confirmed the incident.
CP Suleiman speaking to newsmen in the state on Monday said three suspects have been arrested in respect to the case.
He added that further investigations into the matter has commenced.
“Efforts are been made to unravel the reason for the assassination of Mrs Amadi and those behind it,” Suleiman added.