Kano Police Commissioner, Ibrahim Idris
By Ibrahim Shuaibu
Unidentified gunmen riding on motorcycles on Tuesday evening shot dead five persons and injured two others in Dakata area of Kano metropolis.
According to a source, the gunmen stormed the area about 100 meters away from Dakata bus stop and starting shooting as residents scampered for safety.
It was also learnt that the gunmen escaped after the killings before operatives of the Joint Military Task Force (JTF) arrived the scene.
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