BY ADEYEMI AKANJI, BAUCHI – Barely 24 hours after two people were gruesomely murdered by yet to be identified gunmen in Gudum, a community around the Bauchi Metropolis, another attack occurred on Sunday night with one life lost in the process.
Sources disclosed that the unidentified attackers left on their trail a bloody scene while making away with the slain man’s car and some personal belongings.
A resident of Fadamar Mada area within the Bauchi metropolis told Forefront correspondent that the victim, Engineer Hassan Sabo Jama’are was attacked and killed by the gunmen while returning home on Sunday evening.
The late Engineer Jama’are, a former Director of Works at Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (ATBU), Bauchi, was attacked at Unguwar Tudun Salmanu area of the Bauchi state capital.
As at the time of filing this report, his funeral prayers were already scheduled for Ibn Abas Juma’at Mosque, BRC Quarters, Tudun Salmanu, Bauchi by 1:00pm
However, the State Police Command is yet to issue an official statement confirming the incident when our Correspondent called to enquire from the Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Ahmed Wakili.
More to come…