Raymond Dokpesi, the Chairman of Daar communications (which comprises AIT, Faaji Fm and RayPower FM), escaped an assassination attempt on his life on Saturday night June 4, 2016.
According to The signal, Dokpesi’s wife, Tosin complained of stomach ache and was taken to the Child Care and Awareness Clinic at Wuse 2 Abuja, when the armed men accosted her car, asked for Raymond Dokpesi before killing his police security named Sergeant Den Gaius of the FCT Police Command.
They further explained how it all happened, “The Managing Director of Africa Independent Television, Dr Mrs Oluwatosin Dokpesi who had arrived from Lagos complained of serious stomach cramps and was rushed to the Child Care and Awareness hospital in Wuse 2. She was accompanied by her cousin Ms Abolore Sode and an aide, Ms Aisha Adamu. They were escorted by the deceased sergeant.
They were trailed by the Honda Accord and as soon as Mrs Dokpesi alighted from the car and entered the hospital, the assailants attacked them. They were asking the driver and sergeant about Mrs Dokpesi’s whereabouts.