A Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP) youth leader, Saidu Abdullahi of Tunruku ward of Igabi local government area of Kaduna State was yesterday strangulated by suspected hired assassins. Saidu Abdullahi was on his way to Kaduna metropolis to attend a PDP stakeholders’ meeting at the Arewa Hall when he was ambushed by his killers.
Abdullahi was said to have been strangulated to death with a cable tied to his neck, and dragged along a bush path for some distance. The public relations officer (PRO ) of PDP in the state, Ibrahim Mansur confirmed the incident to newsmen by phone.
“We the PDP members are sad and sorrowful about the killing of our youth leader, Saidu Abdullahi from Igabi local government area”.
“In fact, he was coming to attend our stakeholders meeting this morning in Kaduna when some unidentified killers waylaid him and chained his neck with cable and strangulated to death”.