Terrorists at attack Police AIG convoy, injure boss, kill orderly

Terrorists have attacked the convoy of the Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIG), Zone 12 with Headquarters in Bauchi, Audu Madaki injuring him and killing one of his police guards.

The AIG was on his way to Abuja to attend the IGP conference when some gunmen who had laid ambush, shot at his vehicle.

The incident was said to have happened between Barde and Jagindi area in Kaduna State on Tuesday at about 2.30pm.

Madaki had been transferred to a hospital in Abuja for treatment.

The Bauchi State Commissioner of Police, Umar Sanda, confirmed the incident to journalists.

A source said, ‘’The bandits trailed him from Bauch and Jos; they overtook him twice before they were able to engage him. He didn’t travel with his convoy, he was in a vehicle with his guards. We have advised him to travel with his convoy but he didn’t listen.’’

Sequel to the rising insecurity in the country, the Chief of Defence Staff said the military was implementing new strategies that would bring an end to the insecurity in the country.

The CDS also said the military was working on upgrading the intelligence management procedures of the defence and security sector to strengthen the overall security architecture in the country.

Irabor stated these while delivering a  lecture at the National Defence College  on the topic, ‘National Security and Development: Strategic Options for Nigeria,’ in Abuja on Wednesday.

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