Borno State News: Gunmen kill 7 policemen
Borno State News – Gunmen in Bauchi Yesterday killed seven policemen, set ablaze a police station and a LGA secretariat.
Borno State News Today on Policemen Killed
The gunmen are suspected to be members of the Jamatul ahlis Sunnah lid Daawa wal Jihad, otherwise known as Boko Haram Islamic sect, attacked the Gubio Police Station in Gubio, the headquarters of Gubio Local Government Council.
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The station, along with the local government secretariat were burnt down as many people ran away from their houses and took refuge in safe places.
The state Police Commissioner, Mr. Bala Hassan, confirmed the incident to newsmen.
He said: “Two people, including a civilian, were killed in the attack in Gubio Local Government.”
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