Salihu Zurmi, one of the colleagues of slained Zamfara Lawmaker, Ali Ahmad has said his driver and son are still in the den of bandits.
The lawmaker was said to be on his way to Kano to drop off his son, who was returning to school in Sudan, when he was shot dead around 9pm along Gusau road.
“The son wanted to a catch morning flight at Kano Airport. But just a kilometer before Sheme village, a group of armed men opened fire on their vehicle.
“The son and the driver were kidnapped and preparation for his funeral rite has commenced,” he said.
The deceased, who was the chairman house committee on finance and appropriation, was also three-time member of the state assembly.
He was a Vice Chairman of Shinkafi Local Government and served as Secretary in various local government areas of the state.