by Isi Esene
Three policemen were reportedly killed today at the Divisional Police in Buni Yadi, Gujba Local Government Area of Yobe State.
The Joint Task Force spokesman, Lt. Lazarus Eli confirmed the killings in a statement in Damaturu.
According to the statement, “In the early hours of today, gunmen attacked the Divisional Police Station at Buni Yadi and three policemen were killed with some arms carted away.”
He said the JTF immediately deployed military personnel to the area to prevent further attacks.
Fika, Gashua and Buni Yadi, the headquarters of Fika, Bade and Gujba local government councils, respectively, had in the week suffered attacks from gunmen.