Bandits Attack Immigration Officers, Kill One In Jigawa
Written by City Radio on August 11, 2022
Bandits have attacked immigration officers in Birniwa Local Government Area of Jigawa State, killing one and injuring two others.
This was disclosed by the Comptroller of the Nigerian Immigration Service in the state, ACG Ismail Abba Aliyu, during a news conference on Wednesday in Dutse.
He claimed that the bandits ambushed the officers during a patrol along the Galadi-Birniwa axis, noting that the attack took place on Tuesday night.
According to him, the bandits, numbering about five, arrived at the patrol base on two motorbikes and started attacking the cops.
He identified the injured officers as Abba Musa Kiyawa and Zubairu Garba , adding that three others, however, managed to flee the attack.
Additionally, he urged residents of the state to assist the law enforcement agencies by providing any useful information that could aid in the capture of the criminals.