JTF Engages Gunmen In All-Night Shootout In Kano

Kano-bombings- 600Men of the Joint Task in Kano were engaged in  a serious gun battle with unknown gunmen in the  Dandishe Bye Pass axis of the ancient  city  throughout the early hours of .

A of the area, who does not name on print, said “ could not close our eyes, in the early hours of the morning around 2am the shooting  started and lasted for hours, there was exchange of heavy gunfire”

Another who pleaded for anonymity said “ after the incident all through the night, in the morning I tried to investigate what happened, I was told some gun men, whom suspect are armed robber tried to operate at Dandishe Bye Pass.”

“ The vigilante group in the area engaged in a serious battle with the robbers, before the soldiers arrived and the battle became heavy,” he further stated.

The all night gun battle is coming hours after 3 police officers, including an inspector were shot dead by gunmen at Yankaba quarters, while unconfirmed reports stated that, during that attack one of the police officers, who survived the incident managed to  escape with bullet wounds.

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