Bandits Attacks Governor Ganduje’s Convoy

Following the recent news, catastrophe incident occurred between security operative following the convoy of the State Governor, Dr Abdullah I Umar Ganduje and some armed bandits along Shena Road in Katsina State while on there way back to Kano From Zamfara.


Bandits who blocked the Zamfara, Katsina and Kano Road on Tuesday to carryout operation although he wasn’t in the vehicle.


His Excellency, Governor Ganduje was actually coming back from Kano after attending the formal defection of Governor Bello Matawale of Zamfara into the All Progressive Congress (APC).


After the function, he joined Jigawa State Governor, Muhammadu Abubakar back to Kano.

Information has it that the Governor was sad to hear that his convoy’s tank wasn’t filled and set for the journey back to Kano, he ordered them to proceed while he joined Badaru.

However, on their way back to Kano, the convoy came under heavy gun attacks from the bandits, but was repealed by the security in the Kano Government convoy.

In the ensuing gun duel, three police officers sustained minor bullet injuries, while the convoy ambulance was riddled with bullets

Another vehicle was said to have lost its tires after being hit by bullets. It however managed to drive to a safer place before they changed their tires.

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