Gunmen have killed the oldest son of a member of the Bauchi State House of Assembly representing Dass Constituency, Bala Ali, a few days after kidnapping him.
The lawmaker representing Burra Constituency, Ado Wakili, disclosed this yesterday during plenary presided over by the deputy speaker, Alhaji Danlami Ahmed Kawule.
Corroborating, Abubakar Dambam representing Dambam/Zagaya/Jalam Constituency, explained that the funeral prayers for the deceased had already taken place, describing the incident as shocking and disturbing.
The deputy speaker directed that a special prayer be conducted for the deceased, which was led by Bello Muazu Shira representing Shira Constituency.
He also announced that the assembly would pay a condolence visit to the bereaved member and his family in Dass.