Nasir El-Rufai's Campaign Coordinator Killed By Unknown Gunmen

at 06:45 PM, 21/04/2015 (3 years ago)
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One of the campaign coordinators of Kaduna state Governor-elect, Nasir El-Rufai has been killed by unknown gunmen.

Markus Ishaya was murdered on Tuesday, April 21, 2015, in the Jema’a Local Government Area of the state.

The assassins reportedly trailed the late Ishaya to his village, Atuku Kasa where they shot him several times.

News of his death was disclosed by El-Rufai’s spokesperson, Samuel Aruwan, via a statement.

It reads:

“His family informed us that unknown gunmen stormed his residence and shot him several times. The men, two in number, were well armed and did not pick any property in his residence except carrying out the ungodly act.”

“The Police have confirmed the incident. The Police have also visited the scene of the crime and have commenced investigation. While we appreciate their prompt action, our expectation is that the security agencies will fully investigate this killing and prosecute the perpetrators.”

“Security agencies must adequately protect all Nigerians irrespective of their status and standing.”

The governor-elect, who won the April 11 elections in the state, has also mourned Ishaya and expressed his sympathies to the family of the deceased.


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ada100 at 06:53 PM, 21/04/2015 (3 years ago)
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chai, they dont want him to enjoy the fruit of his labour.  Politics and killing
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winace at 07:12 PM, 21/04/2015 (3 years ago)
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Una don start. Maybe na d same pple who are in d same party dat killed him. Dem no want secret to cum out hmmmm
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Abubu86 at 07:16 PM, 21/04/2015 (3 years ago)
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So sad! May God give his family the fortitude to bear his  loss
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SOGaiya at 07:46 PM, 21/04/2015 (3 years ago)
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RIP
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SOGaiya at 07:47 PM, 21/04/2015 (3 years ago)
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RIP
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beneno at 08:19 PM, 21/04/2015 (3 years ago)
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RIP
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Troublemenot at 08:19 PM, 21/04/2015 (3 years ago)
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He is a christian so they get ride of him at the end of the day so a muslem can take his post
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dareper at 08:48 PM, 21/04/2015 (3 years ago)
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Bad
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Nicksam at 07:05 AM, 22/04/2015 (3 years ago)
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VERY SAD
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echeeche at 08:32 AM, 22/04/2015 (3 years ago)
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While all these evil now
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bankadetoun at 09:42 AM, 22/04/2015 (3 years ago)
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RIP
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uplogsa at 01:27 PM, 22/04/2015 (3 years ago)
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They used him to achieve their aim then kill him
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elchymo at 01:33 AM, 20/08/2015 (3 years ago)
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RIP
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