The District Head of Yantumaki in Danmusa Local government area of Katsina State, Abubakar Atiku Maidabino, has been shot and killed at his palace on Monday morning by unknown gunmen.
Sources said that the gunmen, who rode on motorcycles, attacked the palace at about 12 midnight, shooting sporadically and scaring off the villagers.
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the gunmen went inside the palace and killed the 60-year-old Maidabino on the spot also injuring one of his security guards, Gambo Chakau, in the process. The funeral rite of the deceased is scheduled for 11 am at his palace.