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Gunmen Kills Bauchi State House Of Assembly Member

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Unknown gunmen have killed a member of the Bauchi House of Assembly representing Baraza Dass constituency.

Honourable Musa Mante was killed on Thursday, August 13 at his residence in the state.

His assailants suspected to be armed robbers, were said to have invaded the lawmaker’s house late in the night

His wife was also reportedly abducted by the gunmen.

The lawmaker had tested positive of COVID-19 some weeks ago and was recuperating at home.

Some of his supporters have been posting about the lawmaker’s demise on social media.

The murder of the Bauchi lawmaker is a confirmation of the state of insecurity in northern Nigeria.

There have been outcries for a decisive action on the state of security in the part of the country.

Recall that two communities in Kaduna State suffered attacks from suspected herdsmen.

The attack on Chibuak and Kigudu II communities in Kauru local government area of the state left almost 20 people  dead.

The villages were said to have been attacked consecutively, on Thursday, July 9 and Friday, July 10 at midnight.

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