Olaide Oyelude, Katsina
The Peoples Democratic Party in Katsina State has mourned the death of its chairman for Sabuwa Local Government Area of the state, Alhaji Lawal Dako.
Dako died on Friday of injuries he sustained when bandits shot at him in the council.
He was then rushed to the Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Zaria where he passed on.
The PDP Katsina state Chairman, Alhaji Salisu Majigiri, who confirmed the development, described the current security situation in the state as worrisome.
Majigiri revealed that the granddaughter of the slain party council chairman was also shot and killed by the bandits during the attack.