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Tuesday , 12 November 2013 Contact Us Follow @infonaija INFORMATION NIGERIA Home Politics Metro News Entertainment Lifestyle Sports Columns World news Odd News Education Jobs In Nigeria Latest News 3 Policemen, One Other Killed As Gunmen Attack Police Station In Kogi NNPC Denies Collusion With Oil Traders To Defraud The Country Gates Laments Slow Immunisation Implementation In Nigeria My Abductors Asked For N100m Ransom, I Offered N1bn – Chairman Of GUO Motors Bauchi Auto Crash Kills 5, Injures 2 Delta Workers Threaten Strike Over ‘Excessive Taxation On Workers’ Salaries’ Dangote To Invest In Ekiti State’s Solid Minerals, Agriculture, Education Sectors 7 Illegal Refineries Destroyed By The NSCDC In Edo Nigeria Would Have Disintegrated If Not For The Church – Jonathan Group Calls For An End To Attacks On Kokori 3 Policemen, One Other Killed As Gunmen Attack Police Station In Kogi
The Area Police Station in Osara, Adavi Local Government Area of Kogi State, was yesterday bombed by gunmen numbering 20, killing three police officers and one civilian.
Some of the gunmen were said to have shot sporadically into air at the Police Station’s gate, scaring away passersby, villagers and students of the state polytechnic, Osara campus which is adjacent the police station.
The villager who died in the attack was said to be visiting a friend who lives near the police station. He was hit by a stray bullet while running from the gunmen.
Confirming the incident, state Police Public Relations Officer, Mr. Romanus Nwaneri, said investigation was ongoing on the motive of the attack, stressing that the gunmen were unable to get any weapon from their armory.
Posted by Ekpedeme Albert