A supplier of consumables to the LEADERSHIP Newspapers Group in Abuja, Alhaji Aminu Abashe, has lost his wife and daughter to an attack by gunmen on the notorious Abuja – Kaduna highway.
Abashe, who survived the attack by the bandits, was shot severally.
The incident happened on Monday evening while the victims were returning to Abuja from Katsina State.
The attack claimed the lives other travellers including a former Commissioner of Education in Katsina State and University Don, Prof. Halimatu Idris.
Abashe is currently receiving treatment at the National Hospital in Abuja.