Unknown gunmen have killed a farmer, Saminu Barjanga, in Gassol Local Government Area of Taraba State.
It was gathered that Barjanga, a large-scale farmer and business, was murdered on his farm at Barjanga village on July 24.
According to Daily Trust, late Barjanga was abducted last year on the same farm and he was released after he reportedly paid over N7million ransom.
The publication quoted sources close to his family as saying that Barjanga left his shop early in the morning on the fateful day to inspect his farm, when he was attacked.
It was speculated that the killers might have trailed him from MutumBiyu to his farm.
The source said some people at a farm settlement near the victim’s farm heard somebody calling for help.
It was further learnt that three suspects were seen on motorcycle around from the farm where the Barjanga was murdered.
The victim was said to have died by the time people arrived the farm to help.