KADUNA: Traditional ruler’s aide, his wife and daughter-in-law killed by bandits


The Kaduna State government led by Governor Nasir El-Rufai has confirmed the killing of  a local community official alongside his wife and daughter in-law at Golkofa in Jema’a Local Government Area of Kaduna State by armed bandits.

The incident was confirmed on Sunday in a statement by the State Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan, who said the assailants stormed the home of Sgt. Christopher Madaki (Rtd), a scribe to a Ward Head at Golkofa, Jema’a LGA on Saturday night, May 8, and shot him, his wife and his son’s wife dead.

Aruwan said; “The three were later confirmed dead, while his son, Clement Musa Madaki survived with injuries inflicted on him by the assailants.”

The scribe’s wife was identified as Mary Christopher Madaki, and his son’s wife as Alice Musa.

The Commissioner said Governor Nasir El-Rufai has condemned the killing in Golkofa village and described it as completely inhuman and ungodly.


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