Cheif Imam of Bachi in Plateau shot by gunmen

Chief Imam shot dead by unknown gunmen in Plateau State

Alhaji Abdullahi Abubakar, the Chief Imam of Bachi in Riyom LGA of Plateau State who was well known for mobilizing peace meetings between the Berom and Fulani in Riyom and other parts of the state has been shot dead by unknown gunmen on Wednesday.

Chief Imam shot dead by unknown gunmen in Plateau State

The incident was confirmed to Daily Trust on Saturday by the Riyom Chairman of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association in Nigeria (MACBAN), Alhaji Mato Ibrahim who said said that the late Abubakar was an astute bridge-builder and respected community leader.

The attackerswere said to have forced their way into his home and shot him dead around 10 pm and the task force is working together with the Police to investigate the murder.

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