- Guns have attacked a “preparation team” of presidential assistants in Katsina, injuring two people, an official said.
- President The spokesman of Muhammadu Buhari, Garba Shehu, confirmed the attack in a statement on Tuesday, July 5.
- The attack occurred near Dutsinma in Katsina State when the convoy of Cars the advance team hauled by security guards, protocol and media officials ahead of Buhari’s trip to Daura for Sallah
Katsina – bandits , more On Tuesday, July 5, President Muhammadu Buhari’s convoy opened fire in Katsina state.
According to the President’s spokesman, Garba Shehu, was a Nigerian citizen Number one not in the convoy At the time of the attack, security forces and an advance team en route to Daura, Buharis H home town, before Sallah, near Dutsinma in Katsina.
He said the a The attack was repelled by “brave presidential guards”.
“The Presidency has described as sad and unwelcome the exchange of fire near Dutsinma, Katsina State, on the convoy of cars carrying the advance team of security forces, protocol and media officers ahead of President Muhammadu Buhari’s trip to Daura for sallah.” /blockquote>
“The attackers opened fire on the convoy from ambush positions but were repelled by the military, police and DSS personnel escorting the convoy.
“Two people in the convoy are charged with who suffered minor injuries treated. All other staff, staff and vehicles made it safely to Daura.”
Panic as mobsters attack Northern lawmakers, injuring 6, vehicles damage
In another report, suspected crooks attacked some lawmakers as the crisis that rocked the Bauchi State House of Assembly on Monday, July 4 escalated.< /p>
The 50 crooks stormed a guest house on Sir Kashim Ibrahim Road, just a few yards from the Bauchi State Government House, and attacked lawmakers who were holding a meeting.
The crooks reportedly injured six members, smashed cars and windows of the houses and turned everything inside the house upside down. The incident is said to have happened around 4pm. This happened hours after Arsonists yet to be identified attempted the House of Assembly complex attempted to burn but were prevented from doing so by security agencies who responded quickly.