Katsina commissioner for Science and Technology assassinated

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The Katsina State Commissioner of Science and Technology, Dr Rabe Nasir, has been assassinated.

It was gathered that his assailants killed him at his residence in Fatima Shema Estate in Katsina metropolis, dragged the body into toilet and locked it up.

A source said he was killed yesterday while another said his assailants struck today. it was also gathered that he was alone in the house when the assassins came.

The source said his house boy first raised the alarm after noticing traces of blood when he came into the house this afternoon.

The deceased was the Special Advisor to Governor Aminu Bello Masari on Science and Technology before he was eventually appointed a commissioner.

He was born in Mani, Mani local government area of Katsina State.