The Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIG) in charge of Zone 12 with headquarters in Bauchi, Audu Adamu Madaki, has sustained gunshot injuries during an attack on his convoy by terrorists in Bauchi State.
The orderly attached to the police chief, was shot dead by the attackers.
The attack occurred about 2:30 pm at Barde Zangidi area of the State, on Tuesday, August 2, 2022, according to an intelligence organisation, Eons Intelligence, via its Twitter handle on Wednesday morning.
The organisation wrote: “The Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIG) in charge of Zone 12 and his convoy were attacked yesterday 2 August 2022 at about 1430hrs at Barde Zangidi area of Bauchi State. The AIG sustained bullet injury while the orderly was shot dead.”
Meanwhile, neither the zonal headquarters of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) in Bauchi nor the Bauchi State Police Command has issued any statement on the attack as at the time of this report.