Gunmen murdered the Chairman of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association in Nigeria (MACBAN) and Ardo of Gindiri district in Mangu Local Government Area of Plateau State, Sa’adu Musa Julde on Tuesday.
Muhammad Nuru Abdullahi, MACBAN Chairman in Plateau State said Ardo was shot four times and he died around 3 pm shortly after he returned from Jos.
The Chairman said “It is obvious that he was targeted. He said after his Zuhr prayer at a Mosque in Mangu, then he crossed the road adjacent to the Police station and bought some food and ate. That was when the attackers targeted and shot at him’’, he said.
Business Influx correspondent gather that gunmen attacked Head of Kadunu, Muhammad Bayero in Langai District of the same LGA and killed him in September.
The Plateau State Commissioner of Police, Isaac Akinmoyede, confirmed the killing of the Ardo, he said investigation is ongoing.
“There is no society that is absolutely crime-free but we are assuring members of the public that we are doing everything possible to get the perpetrators of these crimes to book,” he added.