A former Minister of Information and Communication Technology, Labaran Maku has lost a nephew and a niece to unknown gunmen.
The deceased nephew of the ex-minister was a Superintendent of the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS), and was named Usman Salisu.
According to his father whose name is also Usman Salisu, and a retired ASP in the Nigerian Police Force, the hoodlums came through the fence and fired up sporadically before killing his daughter Sa’adatu at the spot.
The daredevils eventually took his son and wife (daughter in-law) away. It was later revealed that the men of underworld eventually killed Usman Salisu (Jnr), while holding his wife to ransom.