Gunmen killed Nasarawa Governor’s Driver in wife presence

Gunmen suspected to be Fulani, yesterday, killed Mr. Abdullahi Ozegya Mairuwa, one of the drivers of Governor Umaru Tanko Almakura of Nasarawa State along Obi Keana Awe Road.

Gov. Al-Makura

Mairuwa, in the company of his wife, Salamatu, during a visit to his home town, Keana, in Keana local government area of the state, was shot twice on the chest at about 8:30am at Tudun Adabu village.

The gunmen were said to have told the wife not to panic as they were only after the husband’s life.

Confirming the incident, Nasarawa State Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Numan Isaila, said the command deployed its officers to recover the body of the deceased as investigations were on to uncover the killers.

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