A Fulani leader, Abdullahi Hardo Buruku, has reportedly been shot dead by unknown gunmen in Lamba town, Asa Local Government Area of Kwara State.
Buruku, better known as Alhaji Malam, was said killed after the gunmen stormed his residence around 12:00am on Wednesday.
“They shot him on the spot. We heard gunshots all over,” a resident was quoted as saying.
Before his death, the deceased who is the eldest son of the late Sarkin Fulani of Kwara, Mu’azu Hardo Buruku, was the chairman of Kwara State branch of Gan Allah Fulani Development Association of Nigeria.