Kaduna insecurity: Youngman killed by gunmen laid to rest

The remains of the youngman Rabiu Auwal killed by gunmen yesternight along Kaduna Airport and Rigasa Railway Station has been laid to rest.

Hundreds thronged the Rigasa cemetery after the funeral prayers held for the deceased at the family house.

Auwal and two others were attacked while returning to Rigasa from Rigachukwu friday 20th November. While one of them is still battling for his life at an undisclosed hospital for security reason, the third person’s whereabout is still unknown and suspected to be have been abducted by the gunmen.

This is coming few days after eight Ahmadu Bello University ABU Zaria and other travelers were abducted along Kaduna – Abuja road with the kidnappers demanding 720 million naira ransom. One person also lost his life in the incident.

Recall few days back, a pregnant mother of two was shot dead in Rigachukwu in an attempt to abduct her husband.

Similar kidnapping for ransom have been recurring issue in most Kaduna suburbs. Just last week, the state government confirmed the killing of a traditional ruler and his son and abduction of others in another local government area of the state.

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