The Chairman Of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Pyongyang Ward in the Yagba East Local Government Area of Kogi State, Bunmi Ipinnaiye has been reported dead.
Emerging reports on Tuesday evening revealed that the late politician allegedly committed suicide at the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps cell.
Ipinnaiye was arrested by men of the NSCDC for the attempted murder of his son who he allegedly attacked with a machete while on their way to the farm.
The deceased had reportedly attacked his son for fraternising with some boys who were allegedly involved in social vices.
He was arrested following the attack and was found dead in the morning of June 7. He reportedly used his belt to hang himself.