- Commotion has taken place in Kaduna state while gunmen killed two policemen and one civilian during a gun battle
- All the attempts made to make sure that the victims survive the gun shot were not successful
Unknown gunmen suspected to be cattle rustlers have killed two policemen and a civilian in the Maigana District of Soba Local Government Area of Kaduna state.
According Channels Television, the incident happened in the early hours on Friday, July 7.
Agyole Abeh, the Kaduna state commissioner of police, who confirmed the incident said the policemen were on a patrol when the gunmen engaged them in a gun battle.
NAIJ.com gathered that Abeh disclosed that the two officers were shot died immediately during the gun battle.
However the state commissioner of police noted that no amount of attacks against his men would stop the command to shy away from its responsibilities.
Abeh who commended his men for the great job that they have done said there peace has been restored to the state currently.
Meanwhile, NAIJ.com had reported that troops of Operation Safe Haven (OPSH) had been deployed to Kaura, Zangon Kataf, Jema’a and Sanga local councils in Southern Kaduna in order to maintain peace in the region.
Lt. Col. Hassan Muhammad Bello who is the commander of the 4 Battalion in charge of the area disclosed this.
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