One killed as gunmen open fire on travellers along Okene-Lokoja highway

Friends are mourning one Muhammed Jamiu, who was killed when armed robbers opened fire on commuters along the Okene-Lokoja-Abuja highway.

From The Information, Gathered It was gathered that the incident which happened on Sunday, September 13, around 6 pm, resulted in drivers abandoning their vehicles. A policeman at the nearby checkpoint was shot in the leg.

One Abdulaziz Avousahi, who confirmed this incident on Facebook, said late Jamiu was hit by a bullet fired by the armed robbers.

“On behalf of the entire EZUKA clan of Ebira land, I commiserate with UMARU’S family over the sudden demise of our brother, MALLAM MUHAMMED JAMIU as he was hit by a gunshot from armed robbers along okene-lokoja expressway,” 

“May ALLAH forgives his shortcomings, Grant him eternal rest and give his family the fortitude to bear this disheartening and irreplaceable loss. Miss you bro” he wrote.

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