An airforce man , Ben Kalu, who murdered his girlfriend on march 12 is to be court-marshaled by Friday, Dailypost Reports. Ben kalu who murdered his girlfriend, Solape Oladipupo who was popularly called shomzy shot her dead in her apartment on basis that she was being unfaithful in their romantic affair.
Kalu, who has been in custody for over two months at the NAF Tactical Command, Makurdi, would begin the process of court-martial on Friday, after which he would be handed over to the appropriate security agency for prosecution.
Recall that the air force authorities took him for psychiatric tests in the course of investigation. The NAF Director of Public Relations and Information, Air Commodore Olatokunbo Adesanya, confirmed the court-martial, adding that it would “take place shortly.”
He said, “We have a procedure in the military and we don’t jump the process. There is a disciplinary committee which goes through investigations, boards of enquiry, summary of evidence and so on.
“The last stage is the convening of the court-martial. From all indications, we are at that stage now and it will take place between this week and next week. It will take place shortly. The NAF can never sweep the matter under the carpet, because the crime was an embarrassment to the service.”