July 23, 2021

MACBAN leaders killed in Nasarawa

Police seek information to track down killers

By Joel Gomiyar

Police in Nasarawa state have confirmed the death of the Chairman, Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association, Nasarawa State chapter, Mohammed Hussain and the Chairman, Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association, Toto LGA branch, Mohammed Umar.

The two were killed at a car park in Kokona Local Government Area of the State, Nasarawa Police Public Relation Officer, ASP. Ramhan Nansel said.

The Husaini was shot several times on his head and chest while Umar was shot while trying to escape by the assailants who came on pickup truck, it was gathered.

On receiving the information, the police commissioner, Bola Longe swiftly deployed Operation Puff Adder II personnel to the scene where the two corpses were recovered and taken to the hospital,” Police spokesperson, ASP Nansel said.