Ahu and other ward leaders were reportedly training party officials for the membership registration and revalidation when the assailants stormed the venue with clubs and other dangerous weapons, iron and attacked him.
Publicity secretary of the party in the state James Orgunga, who confirmed the incident, said the ward chairman sustained serious injuries in the attack and died later in a Gboko hospital, where he was receiving treatment .
Police spokesman Kate Anene, confirmed the incident, adding that detectives were after the suspects after identifying them.
The dead and the injured were attacked in a clash of rival factions of the APC during the inauguration of Babura township roads built by the Muhammed Badaru Abubakar administration
Police spokesman Aminudeen Zubair confirmed the incident, but said he had not received any death report.