Recent reports reveals that unknown Gunmen has allegedly assassinated Dr Rabe Nasir, the Katsina State Commissioner for Science & Technology. The incident was said to have occurred in his house.
One of the persons who saw the dead body of Rabe Nasir, the Katsina State Commissioner for Science and Technology, alleged that there were knife cuts in his belly and other parts of his body.
The 61 years old Commissioner who was allegedly assassinated on Wednesday night in his house located at Fatima Shema Quarters in Katsina City had according to reports, attempted to escape but his assailants were said to have wedged him.
According to a source who allegedly spoke to Daily Trust, “The unfortunate incident happened on Wednesday night. We strongly suspect assassination because the attackers killed him and locked his corpse in one of the toilets in the house. The corpse was discovered today Thursday,”
Governor Aminu Masari and other top officials visited the residence on Thursday evening on fact-finding visit.
Sympathisers were also seen loitering around the residence around 7pm on Thursday while security operatives prevented people from entering the compound.