By Christiana Gokyo, Jos
Citizens of Plateau State have received with shock the news of sudden death of General John Shagaya, who died in a ghastly motor accident somewhere in Langtang on Sunday.
General Shagaya was a onetime Senator of the southern zone, and one of the elder statesmen in Plateau State.
His death was confirmed when our correspondent visited his residence in Jos. Meanwhile, the corpse has been deposited at the Air Force Hospital Mortuary, Jos.