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Gunmen Attack Kogi Police Location, Abolish Three Operatives

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A file photograph of the flags of Nigeria and the police.A community of gunmen possess killed three police personnel on responsibility at some level of an early-morning attack on a police thunder in Kogi Tell, north-central Nigeria.

The attack took place on Saturday at the police facility in Ogaminana, a community in Adavi Native Authorities Space (LGA) of the thunder.

Sources within the community advised Channels Television that the attack took thunder around 2am and residents were alerted after they started to hear gunshots from the police thunder.

They explained that the gunmen, numbering about six, attacked the police thunder from a sort of directions and succeeded in killing a few of the personnel on responsibility.

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Mr William Aya, the Police Public Kinfolk Officer in Kogi, also confirmed the incident in a statement on Saturday.

“On Saturday, the characterize bought a file of the unhappy incident at Adavi Police Division the effect some hoodlums attacked the thunder from the unsuitable draw, shooting sporadically, but were repelled by the lads on responsibility and operatives of the Mercurial Response Unit who were on special operations at the local authorities,” he said.

In step with Aya, the characterize misplaced three of its officers at some level of the gunfight whereas the hoodlums fled with gunshot wounds as they could perchance not salvage access to the thunder.

He smartly-known that the Commissioner of Police in Kogi, Edward Egbuka, has ordered the deployment of a group of tactical operatives to the thunder to revive normalcy.

The police commissioner also asked the operatives to head after the hoodlum and be positive that they were arrested and made to face justice.

He known as on the of us of Adavi and the adjoining communities to be on the lookout and file any one viewed with bullet wounds to the nearest police post or every other security agencies.


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