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Breaking: Unknown Gunmen Attack President Buhari’s Convoy

Gunmen Attack President Buhari’s Convoy

The Presidency last night gunmen attack on the convoy of Muhammadu Buhari’s advance team to Katsina.

The Presidency also said that two persons sustained injuries as a result of the attack are receiving treatment at an undisclosed hospital.

Buhari is expected to be in Katsina, his home state on Friday to observe the sallah festival.

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A statement by the Senior Special Assistant to the Presisent on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, read: “The Presidency has described as sad and unwelcome, the shooting incident near Dutsinma, Katsina State, at the convoy of cars carrying the Advance Team of security guards, protocol and media officers ahead of the President, Muhammadu Buhari’s trip to Daura Sallah. 

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The attackers opened fire on the convoy ambush positions but were repelled by the military, police and DSS personnel accompanying the convoy. 

“Two persons in the convoy are receiving treatment the minor injuries they suffered. All the other personnel, staff and vehicles made it safely to Daura.


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