Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State has said that killers of the state Commissioner of Science and Technology, Rabe Nasir, know the victim.
Masari made this known during the burial ceremony of the late commissioner at the Katsina GRA mosque on Friday.
Naija News recalls suspected bandit terrorists, on Thursday, killed the Katsina State Commissioner at his residence.
It was learned that the terrorists murdered the commissioner inside his home located in Fatima Shema Estate in Katsina metropolis.
According to reports, Nasir was stabbed in the stomach in his sitting room while his body was dragged into a toilet where it was locked.
Speaking during the burial ceremony, Masari condemned the killing of his commissioner and innocent citizens residing in the state.
The governor asserted that the way and manner the commissioner was murdered was totally different.
He said: “He was killed not by gun, but with a knife, none of his personal belongings that is known was stolen. And the house was not broken.
“As I said, what appears to an ordinary person is that whoever participated in the crime was admitted by the deceased, or somebody who has keys that give them access to him.
“But I know an investigation by security agencies would reveal what really happened. And I urge the public with any information about the incident, no matter how little it is to inform the securities.”
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