Nigeria Football Federation Head of Protocol has been killed by armed robbers.
Ibrahim Abubakar was shot dead in his Auja home, in the wee hours of Wednesday.
The Head of Protocol’s death was announced on the Twitter handle of the NFF.
The remains of Abubakar has been taken to Kaduna for burial, according to Islamic rites.
The late NFF protocol officer is survived by his wife and 3 children.
NFF’s Head of Protocol Ibrahim Abubakar was shot dead by armed robbers in his house in Abuja in the early hours of today. 1/2
— The NFF (@thenff) January 6, 2016
Abubakar’s remains is being taken to Kaduna for burial. 2/2 — The NFF (@thenff) January 6, 2016