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Kano Market: Armed Robbers Kill Policeman, Vigilante

23 Nov 2012

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IGP Mohammed Abubakar

By Ibrahim Shuaibu

Suspected armed robbers on Friday struck at a popular cattle market in Wudil, a distance of about 50 kilometers away from Kano metropolis, killing one police officer and a vigilante group member.

Spokesman of the Police in the state, ASP. Musa Magaji Majia, who confirmed the incident, said the men lost their lives during a gun duel with the armed robbers.

Eyewitness, Iliya Mudi told THISDAY on phone that the men of underworld, numbering 15, raided the market immediately after the Jumat prayers.

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