Gunmen suspected to be bandits have killed Abba Abbey Gidan Haki, the non-public aide to former governor of Sokoto State, Senator Aliyu Wamakko.
The Senior Particular Assistant on Media and Publicity to Senator Wamakko, Bashir Rabe Mani, confirmed the incident.
In an announcement, Mani confirmed that Abbey was kidnapped on Thursday night time.
DAILY POST learnt that his corpse was, nevertheless, discovered after the abductors dumped his physique alongside a street to Durbawa city in Kware Native Authorities Space of Sokoto on Friday night time.
The deceased has since been buried in accordance with Islamic rites.
His funeral prayer led by the Chief Imam of Sheikh Uthman Bin Fodiyo Juma’at Mosque, Sokoto, Sheikh Abubakar Shehu Na Liman was attended by Senator Wamakko, the Minister of Police Affairs, Alhaji Muhammadu Maigari Dingyadi and different dignitaries.
The ex-governor’s aide is survived by a spouse and 5 youngsters.
“We pray Almighty Allah grant him Aljannat Firdaus and provides his household, Wamakko and other people of the state, the formidable fortitude to bear the irreparable loss,” the assertion learn.
Gunmen abduct, kill Senator Wamakko’s aide