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Police Kill Three Suspected Bandits In Niger


The Police in Niger State have killed three suspected bandits in Gurara Native Authorities Space of Niger State.

In an announcement issued on Tuesday, the Police Public Relations Officer within the State, Wasiu Abiodun, stated the suspects are members of a seven-man bandit and kidnapping gang terrorising the realm.

Abiodun stated the “hoodlums who invaded Tufa village on Saturday, via Gawu Babangida town in Gurara met the stiff resistance of a joint Police/Vigilante team who engaged them in a fierce gun battle.”

Through the gun duel, three of the bandits – Abdulqadir Abubakar, Nuhu Shuaibu (of Goyi village Gwagwalada FCT) and Musa Maisaje (of Dobi Kaida FCT) – had been hit with bullets.

The police spokesman stated the suspects had been taken to Umar Musa Memorial hospital, Sabon Wuse in Tafa Native Authorities Space for medical consideration, however had been later confirmed useless by the physician.

He stated their corpses have been deposited on the hospital morgue.

Abiodun stated one AK-47 rifle with erased breach quantity, one empty journal, one pump-action and Military camouflage uniform had been recovered from them.

In response to him, efforts made to arrest the remaining 4 fleeing members of the syndicate are in progress and the case is underneath investigation.

In the meantime, the police have additionally arrested a 36 year-old-woman, Fatima Sani of Gobirawa village, in Mashegu Native Authorities Space for allegedly stabbing her 70-year-old mother-in-law, Aisha Umaru to dying after a misunderstanding.

The wrongdoer who had been divorced left Gobirawa village to Tozon Daji, and secretly entered the mom in-law’s room the place she stabbed her to dying for allegedly instigating her son, Sani Umaru to divorce her.

The assertion additional stated the Commissioner of Police within the state, Adamu Usman reassured members of the general public of his dedication to combating crimes within the state.

CP Usman appealed to residents of the state to help the Drive by giving helpful and well timed info to the Police.

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