Bandits attack Governor Ganduje’s convoy
Convoy of Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State was on Tuesday night, attacked by gunmen suspected to be bandits.
Government House sources confirmed the attack but said Ganduje was not in the convoy when they encountered the gunmen.
Daily Trust reported that three policemen sustained injuries in the attack which happened after the convoy was making its way to Kano from Zamfara State, where a mass defection rally was held on Tuesday.
Ganduje reportedly joined the convoy of his Jigawa State Counterpart, Abubakar Badaru, after the mega rally in Gusau.
A government house official said;
“You know because the place was rowdy after the event which had many state governors in attendance, His Excellency, Gov Ganduje, joined his friend, Governor Badaru, and they both arrived in Kano hours before the Kano convoy arrived.”
It was learnt that dozens of gunmen who barricaded the road, opened fire immediately they sighted the convoy.
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