Two personnel of the Nigeria Police Force in Zamfara State have been killed by unknown gunmen suspected to be bandits.
Reports reaching TrillerTunes at this time confirmed that the incident happened in Magami town in Gusau local government area of the state.
The spokesperson of the state police command, SP Muhammad Shehu, while confirming the incident to newsmen in a statement on Thursday, said “the attack by the criminals was successfully repelled, while an unspecified number of bandits were neutralised with many of them escaped with possible gunshot wounds.
Reacting to the disturbing development, the Commissioner of Police Hussaini Rabi’u, deployed additional tactical operatives to the area to complement the ongoing bush combing operations aimed at forestalling further attacks on the nearby villages.
The CP also called on the Police operatives in the command to defend themselves and the community aggressively in case of any engagement with bandits and ensure that they dominate the ungoverned spaces on a continuous basis.”