INSPECTOR GENERAL OF POLICE MOHAMMED ADAMU CONFIRMED BANDITS ATTACKED OFICERS IN KADUNA STATE
Written by miebaka ikiriko on January 18, 2021
The Inspector General of Police Mohammed Adamu has confirmed that bandits attacked officers in Kaduna state.
Forces Public Relations Officer Frank Mba in a statement disclosed that the personnel were attached to Police Mobile Force 9 Squadron Kano
He noted that the team was returning to their base in Kano after completing an operation puff adder duty in Niger State.
They were ambushed along the Birnin Gwari Funtua highway.
Mba denied the kidnapping of 18 officers and insisted only 16 were waylaid
The spokesman said the personnel successfully repelled the attack and neutralized the bandits while others scampered into the bush with gunshot injuries. Mba said the remaining 11 led by their unit commander successfully recovered the bodies and firearms of fallen colleagues