A member of the Federal House of Representatives representing Alkaleri-Kirfi Federal Constituency in Bauchi State, Musa Pali was on Sunday attacked by angry youths in his hometown of Pali.
The rep member who was elected on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) was accused of repeated failed promises by the angry youths.
Pali was also alleged to have failed to deliver the dividends of democracy to them since he was elected and subsequently sworn in.
An eye witness told DAILY RIPPLES that the lawmaker was in Pali for a social function when he came under attack.
It however took the timely intervention of security operatives who whisked Pali away after sustaining minor bruises, to save his life.
“He was attacked at the weekend at Pali. It took the timely intervention of security operatives who whisked him away after sustaining minor bruises to rescue him.
“They said they attacked him because of his fake promises for many years,” the source said.
Another source said, “No single borehole, school or any structure put in place by Pali. We regret voting him into office. We’ll do everything possible to ensure he is not re-elected in the forthcoming election.”