Mr Lawal Adamu, representing Kaduna Central was on March 7, attacked by gunmen along the Bwari-Abuja Highway, whike kidnapping two other men.
The unknown gunmen were said to have operated at the highway for hours, disturbing activities and movement along the road and robbing commuters. They got to the senator’s aide, shot at him and kidnapped the other two men driving with him.
The senator’s aide and other wounded victims are receiving medical attention at National hospital, Abuja where they were immediately rushed.
On Friday, March 10, senator Shehu Sani took to his social media accounts in confirming the incident,”yestaday by 6:30pm, a gang of armed men with sophisticated weapon stopped vehicles along Bwari-jere Kaduna roadand opened fire on motorists. One of the victims happened to be my kaduna south coordinator, Alhaji Lawal Adamu. They left many people in the pool of blood and kidnapped others, who were in the bush, including a prominent Kaduna politician in the person of Alhaji Lawal Buba.”
The police arrived at the scene afterwards and took the victims to Bwari General hospital. Right now, the victims are receiving medical attention at the National hospital, Abuja. Some sustained life threatening injuries.