African Community News (ACN) has the photo and full details of the fight between LG Chairmen Alhaji Abdullahi Ma’aji and his Gurara Local Government Council counterpart, Yusuf Wali Gwamna who engaged in a free for all fights at a zonal meeting of Chairmen of Local Government Councils which took place in Kaduna,
During the fight, Alhaji Abdullahi Ma’aji received several blows until he was rescued from Gwamna by other colleagues before being taken to a nearby medical facility for treatment.
According to sources the encounter started when the zonal meeting decided to send a delegation to Zaria to console the emirate over the demise of Emir of Zaria, and Alhaji Shehu Idris.
The house was said to have requested for two delegates from Niger State and one of the delegates should be the Chairman of the Association of Local Government of Nigeria (ALGON). The Suleja Council Chairman introduced himself as the Chairman of ALGON in Niger State, but his Gurara counterpart protested and kicked against his introduction describing him as an impostor.
After the zonal meeting, the Suleja Chairman was said to have accosted his Gurara colleague and demanded to know why he disgraced him in public. This led to the two leaders’ fight with the Gurara Chairman having upper hand.