UPDATE: Mammoth crowd attend funeral of Emir of Potiskum’s aides killed by gunmen
Barely 24 hours after gunmen killed four aides of Emir of Potiskum, Alhaji Umaru Bubaram, their dead bodies have been laid to rest in a muslim way.
The funeral witnessed large turnout of muslim faithfuls who joined relatives and friends to observe janazat (Solat for the dead ones) and it was graced by a large number of people across the town.
WITHIN NIGERIA had earlier reported that unknown gunmen have reportedly attacked the convoy of Yobe traditional ruler, the Emir of Potiskum, Alhaji Umaru Bubaram in Kaduna state.
It was learnt that the sad incident happened along the Kaduna-Zaria expressway in Kaduna state around 11:00pm on Tuesday, January 14.
The burial was held around 10am on Thursday, at the Emirate Council Palace, Potiskum, Yobe State.