Two Policemen were killed by unknown gunmen on Wednesday, at Nasarawa axis of Kaduna, five other officers injured.
The affected police officers were attached to IBBI, a brewery company, on guard duty.
According to an eyewitness report, “There were gunshots as residents were at the mosque getting prepared for the morning prayers. We did not know what was happening but we suspected the attackers were armed robbers. ”
It was also gathered that the two police officers died on the spot of the attack while the driver died at Saint Gerald Hospital, Kaduna.
According to the the hospital spokesman,who identified himself as Sunday Alli, he said, ” Yes, five mopol were brought to this hospital in the early hours of today. We have been managing them. Two mopol died at the spot of the incident .
“One driver of the brewery company was also involved. So three bodies are in the mortuary as we speak.
He concluded: “Some of the injured policemen are in critical condition while others sustained some degrees of injuries. ”
Source: Premium Times