Gunmen Attack Divisional Police HQ In Kaduna, Kill Two

NPFKaduna State Commissioner of Police, Mr Olufemi Adenike, on Wednesday confirmed the killing of two policemen by unknown gunmen in an attack on Tuesday night.

Speaking in Kafanchan, Kaduna State, the police boss said that the officers were killed when the gunmen attacked the Divisional Police Headquarters at Kaura Local Government Area.

Mr. Adenike, who identified those killed as Sgt. Benedict Audu and Cpl. Gabriel Joshua said he had already paid condolence visits to the bereaved families.

He said during the attack, one of the officers was shot dead on the spot while the second one died around 2 a.m on Wednesday at the Kafanchan General Hospital.

The commissioner said the attackers took advantage of the porous nature of the police headquarters because it was not fenced. (NAN)