Wednesday, 17 January 2018


Two Customs Officers Shot Dead In Katsina

In the late hours of Sunday night at the Dogon Hawa, Shargele in Dutsi Local Government area of Katsina state, two customs officers were reportedly shot dead.

The two customs officers were attached to the Katsina Area command.

According to reports, the officers were shot dead by unidentified gunmen in the state.

The Customs Public Relations Officer, Theophilus Petre Duniya said that the men were on operation patrol when the incident happened along Daura-Katsina road.

Duniya identified the officers killed as ASC Babandi Nurudeen and CSC Maidamma Yabo.

The Custom PRO, however, said investigations are on to ascertain who the killers were.