On Saturday, an assassination attempt was thwarted against Senator Sani Musa (All Progressives Congress, APC Niger East).
Ejesgist.ng learnt that nine assassins broke into Senator Musa’s Abuja home at 11 p.m.
APC leader Femi Fani-Kayode, a former minister of aviation, confirmed the attack in a tweet. Some of the attackers, according to Fani-Kayode, have been arrested
“The horrendous attempt to kill Sen. Sani Musa, a dear friend & brother of mine, a leading member of the APC and one of the Directors in the Tinubu/Shettima PCC in his home this evening by 9 well-armed, bloodthirsty and violent assassins is despicable. I wholeheartedly condemn it.
“Thankfully some of the perpetrators have been apprehended by the security agencies and those that were behind this dastardly attempt to kill the Senator and his family shall be exposed and brought to justice. May God protect us all from evil and bloodthirsty men,” Fani-Kayode wrote.