The whereabouts of seven law enforcement officials out of 15 that had been ambushed by bandits alongside the Birnin Gwari-Funtua street on Friday continues to be unsure. Nonetheless, Day by day Belief on Sunday gathered that eight of the officers had been rescued.
Our correspondent gathered that the 15 officers had been travelling from Minna in Niger State to Kano by means of the Burnin Gwari-Funtua street after they had been ambushed by a bunch of bandits alongside the Farin-Ruwa junction.
The Birnin Gwari Emirate Progressives Union (BEPU) additionally reported that at the very least 18 law enforcement officials had been lacking however later said that two had made contact with relations however had been nonetheless within the forest.
Whereas talking with Day by day Belief on Sunday, the BEPU chairman, Salisu Haruna, mentioned the whereabouts of lots of the law enforcement officials was unsure, including that different officers round Dogon Dawa and different close by communities had been knowledgeable of the incident.
A vigilante supply in Birnin Gwari confirmed that the eight officers who had been rescued had been within the custody of navy operatives in Maganda, whereas contact had been made with one other police officer throughout the forest space.
A number of cellphone calls and a textual content message despatched to the police command in Kaduna State by means of the general public relations officer, ASP Mohammed Jalige, weren’t answered.