Emir of Birnin Gwari ‘s driver Shot Dead by Bandits, Vehicle Set Ablaze.
ALSO READ: Good News: Black box of Crashed Chief of Army Staff aircraft recovered, investigation ongoing – AIB
The incident happened around 3 p.m., according to Daily Trust, as the driver, Nasiru Sarkin Zango, was returning to Birnin Gwari after having arrived in Kaduna earlier to service the car.
Nasiru was reportedly alone at the time of the incident. The robbers who arrived from the surrounding forest area and opened fire on the moving vehicle also set fire to the Toyota Hilux van he was driving, according to reports.
ALSO READ: Terrorist Sympathisers In Buhari’s Government Might Be Behind Recent Military Plane Crashes – Group
The body of the victim was transferred to Birnin Gwari town for burial. The event was confirmed by Kaduna State Police spokesperson, ASP Mohammed Jalige, who also revealed that the command dispatched its men, including the Divisional Police Officer (DPO), to ascertain the situation.