In a report by the DAILY POST, bandits have attacked the convoy of the Zamfara State Commissioner of Security and Home Affairs, Hon. Abubakar Dauran.
Per the report, these bandits have killed his driver. The report further stated that the commissioner was coming from Katsina State where he had gone to hand over the 26 kidnapped minors rescued by Zamfara State Government.
The state police command has also confirmed the attack and in a statement by the police spokesman, SP Mohammed Shehu reads;
“The government delegation led the commissioner of Security and Home Affairs, Hon. Abubakar Dauran was caught in a crossfire between two warring bandits groups at Dogon Karfi, GidanJaji, along Zurmi – Jibiya road, in Zurmi Local Government area of Zamfara State.”