Honourable Musa Mante, the member representing Dass constituency in the Bauchi State House of Assembly, is reported to have been killed by gunmen on August 14, 2020.

He was murdered around 2 am by gunmen in his home at Baraza, Dass Local Government Area in Bauchi.

The gunmen have also kidnapped his two wives and a one-year-old-daughter.

The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Ahmed Wakili confirmed the incident while speaking to the press.

He explained that the police has increased efforts to rescue the victims and arrest perpetrators.

The lawmaker’s corpse has already been deposited at the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Teaching Hospital, Bauchi.

The deceased lawmaker will be buried later today according to Islamic rites.