The victim was trailed to his hometown.
The Sokoto State coordinator of the United Nations Development Programme, UNDP, who was also the Chairman of the State Project Verification Committee, Abubakar Sadiq, has been murdered.
Mr. Yabo was said to have been trailed to his hometown of Yabo by the assailants, who reportedly strangled him in his personal residence in the village.
Family sources told PREMIUM TIMES that the assassins did not take anything in the residence apart from his mobile phones. The spokesperson of Sokoto State Police Command, Al-Mustapha Sani, informed reporters that investigations had already commenced to unravel the mystery behind the murder.
The Police spokesperson also debunked allegations that the deceased was kidnapped, saying the police did not receive any report declaring him missing.