Muhammad Ahmad, the lawmaker representing Shinkafi Constituency in the Zamfara House of Assembly has been killed by bandits.
The Director-General, Press and Public Affairs, of the state assembly, Malam Mustafa Jafaru-Kaura, while confirming the incidence on Wednesday in Gusau added that the gunmen also kidnapped the lawmaker’s son and driver.
He said that incident occurred on Tuesday at Sheme in Katsina State while Ahmad was on his way to Kano.
“He (Muhammad) was taking his son to a hospital in Kano. The lawmaker’s son and driver were kidnapped by the bandits,’’ Jafaru-Kaura said.
This development is coming barely 24 hours after the state governor Bello Muhammad Matawalle dished the Peoples’ Democratic Party for the All-Progressive Congress.