Angry youth at the weekend attacked Mr. Abdul’aziz Yari, the governor of Zamfara state, in Gusau, the state capital.
The governor’s convoy was attacked on his way to Kaduna.
Youth who are members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) are suspected to have carried out the attack.
Mr. Aliyu Dakatar, a witness narrated how the angry youth destroyed the governor vehicle glasses. The governor was saved by the policemen attached to him who fired some gunshots on the air and dispersed the boys, he added.
Confirming the attack, Mr. Ibrahim Dosara, the special adviser to the governor on media and public enlightenment, in a statement appealed to his supporters to be calm.
Ibrahim urged the youth to be law abiding and not to take the law into their hands.