Abdulkarim Bala Na’Allah, a pilot and first son of Senator Bala Na’Allah, has been murdered.
He was killed in Kaduna in his Malali (GRA) residence in Kaduna North Local Government Area on Sunday.
Senator Na’Allah represents Kebbi South Senatorial seat in the Senate and was the Deputy Majority leader in the Eighth Senate.
The Kaduna State Police Command’s Public Relations officer , ASP Mohammed Jalige, confirmed the incident.
Jalige said the death of the 36-year-old pilot was reported to the police about 3.30pm.
He said the killers took his car, and that investigation had commenced on the matter.
Narrating how the deceased was murdered, Garba Mohammed, Special Adviser to Senator Na Allah, said that late Abdulkarim was tied in his room and strangled while the assailants escaped with his vehicle.
Mohammed said the remains of the deceased had been buried on Sunday evening at Unguwan Sarki cemetery in Kaduna.
He said the father of the deceased is not in the country.