The Jigawa State Police Command’s Spokesman, SP Abdu Jinjiri told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Dutse that the incident occurred at about 8.30 a.m.
Jinjiri revealed that the deceased, Musa Usaini, a resident of Jigawa Habiba village was attacked while on his motorcycle.
The Spokesman explained that the suspects allegedly hit the deceased with a club on his head.
He was suspected to have lost his life on the spot.
Jinjiri said: “Today (Friday), at about 8.30 a.m., one Ibrahim Isah aged 30 of Jigawa Habiba by Dutse International Airport reported to the police that one Musa Usaini of the same address was attacked on his motorcycle.
“He was hit with a club on the head by unknown hoodlums where he died on the spot and the suspects went away with the said motorcycle.”
The spokesman added that upon receipt of the information, the police rushed to the scene and took the victim to Rasheed Shekoni Teaching Hospital, Dutse, where he was confirmed dead by a medical doctor.
According to him, the remains of the deceased had been handed over to his fam.ly for burial.
Jinjiri added that the police had commenced an investigation into the incident, to arrest the fleeing suspects and recover the motorcycle.