President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the unfortunate death of Ahmed Gulak, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress by unknown gunmen was planned.
The President made this disclosure through his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, in a statement that is titled, ‘President Buhari expresses outrage, sadness over Gulak’s murder’.
The former Special Adviser on Political Matters to former President Goodluck Jonathan, Gulak was killed by armed bandits on his way to the airport.
He didn’t fail to mention the Presidents disgust over what he termed “the heinous murder of the Adamawa State-born politician, in Owerri, Imo State by yet-to-be-identified gunmen.”
A statement quoted from Mr Garba said, “I’m repulsed by such premeditated and gruesome murder of Gulak by evil people who are determined to undermine the peace, unity and territorial integrity of our country.
“Let me warn however that nobody or group of people who engages in such despicable acts should expect to go free.
“We will deploy all resources at our disposal to ensure that such callous and criminal elements are brought to justice.”
The President extended his condolences to the family of the deceased, the people and government of Adamawa State as well as Gulak’s friends and associates.