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Breaking: Bandits kill Zamfara lawmaker Ahmad, kidnap son

Muhammad Ahmad

Muhammad Ahmad: killed by bandits

Muhammad Ahmad: killed by bandits
Muhammad Ahmad: killed by bandits
By Ishaq Zaki/Gusau

Bandits have killed Muhammad Ahmad, the lawmaker representing Shinkafi Constituency in the Zamfara House of Assembly.

The Director-General, Press and Public Affairs, of the assembly, Malam Mustafa Jafaru-Kaura, revealed this on Wednesday in Gusau.

He said the gunmen also kidnapped the lawmaker’s son and driver.

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According to him, the incident occurred on Tuesday at Sheme in Kastina State while Ahmad was on his way to Kano.

“He was taking his son to a hospital in Kano. The lawmaker’s son and driver were kidnapped by the bandits,’’ Jafaru-Kaura said.

Ahmad, who was the Walin Jangeru, was the Chairman House Committee on Finance, Budget and Appropriations.