*Detectives leaving no stone unturned — Police
Senator Bala Ibn Na’ Allah whose son was strangled to death in Kaduna on Sunday, has expressed hope that his son’s death will play a major role in finding solution to the problem facing Nigeria.
Na’Allah, Chairman Senate Committee on Air Force who represents Kebbi West, said in a statement that although his family would miss late Captain Abdulkarim Bala Na’Allah his life was not better than that of any other Nigerian.
In the statement, the Senator who was reported to be out of the country when his son was killed, said “innalillahiwainnailaihirrajiun ( from Allah we come and to Him we shall return).
Let me on behalf of Na’Allah’s family specifically confirm the death of Abdulkareem Na’Allah snr who was attacked and killed by yet to be identified persons.”
“From the reports received so far, his attackers were not armed with guns.They simply gained access to his house through the roof and strangulated him to death.”
“As a family we will continue to love him even in death because he was such a wonderful person in his life.”
“His life is not better than any other Nigerian. As a family we leave everything in the hands of Almighty Allah to whom we have since surrendered in pursuit of the strength to bear the loss of Abdulkareem in our family and by the numerous calls, messages and visits we have received so far, we have every course to thank Almighty Allah for his love and mercy to the family.”
“We assure the public that though we feel greatly diminished in the manner he was killed, we shall remain steadfast in our unshakable believe in the will of Allah.”
“We shall persevere and overcome this tragic loss of one of the finest Ambassadors of our family who has done us proud in his life.”
“We express the hope that his death will play a major role in finding solutions to the problem facing our great Nation.
May Allah grant him Aljannah fiddous.
We thank the Nigerian Police and the Government of Kaduna State for their intervention so far,” he said.
Meanwhile, the Kaduna Police Command has in statement signed by the PPRO,ASP Muhammad Jalige,said
“on the 29th August, 2021 at about 1530hrs the Kaduna Police Command received an unfortunate report of the assassination of Capt. Abdulkarim Ibn Na-Allah ‘M’ 36 years and a son to Senator Bala Ibn Na-Allah.”
“The report has it that the assassins forcefully gained access into the resident of the deceased at Umar Gwandu Road Malali, Kaduna during the night hours, choked him to dead in cold blood and made away with his Lexus SUV to an unknown destination.”
“The deceased was until his untimely death, a pilot by profession and not an army captain as being peddled in some quarters of the media. The Command is deeply saddened by this incident and extend its condolences to the grieving family as CP Abdullahi Mudassiru have since directed that a full scale investigation be carried out with a view to unraveling the identities of the culprit and bringing them to book.”
“Detectives are currently leaving no stone unturned in compliance with the directive.
The Command is soliciting for information from the general public that will assist in getting to the root of this incident as well as proactively preventing future reoccurrence of similar tragic incident.”