Former President Goodluck Jonathan political adviser, Ahmed Gulak has been shot dead in Owerri, capital of Imo State in the South Eastern Region of Nigeria.
TheNewsGuru.com, reports Gulak was killed on Saturday night in Owerri.
Details of what took him to Imo are yet to be ascertained, however, unconfirmed sources revealed that he was in Imo on the invitation of some Northern Groups in the state.
In a statement issued by his classmate and childhood friend, Alhaji Dr Umar Ado Gulak was invited by some northern groups in the region.
“I just confirmed the sad and gruesome death of my friend and classmate, the former Hon. Speaker of the Adamawa State House of Assembly, former Senior Special Assistant to the Vice President and former Special Adviser Political to President Goodluck Jonathan, Barr. Ahmadu Ali Gulak.
“Barr Gulak was said to have been killed last night by unknown gunmen in Owerri, Imo State.
“May Allah (SWT) forgive his sins, bless his soul and reward his good deeds with Aljannah on the Day of Resurrection. May Allah (SWT) also give all his children, relatives, friends and loved ones, the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss. And may Allah (SWT) bless us with faithful deaths when it is our turn to die. Ameen.
“Please let all and sundry accept my heartfelt sympathy over this personal painful experience even as I draw solace that he lived a good, helpful and productive life, well illustrated by the fact that he died while in service of his dear country,” Ardo said.