Breaking: Katsina police rescue 2 women after fierce gun battle with bandits
The men of the Nigeria Police in Katsina attached to Batsari Police division has successfully rescued octogenarian women from suspected bandits after serious gun battle in the early hours of Wednesday.
This is contained in a statement signed by the command’s public relations officer, SP Gambo Isah and made available to newsmen including Katsina Post.
According to the statement, “at about 00:30hrs (on Wednesday), the (Police) Command succeeded in rescuing the duo of one Hajiya Aisha Isiaka, f, aged 60 yrs and Hajiya Barira Isiaka, f, aged 65yrs all of Mai Kare village, Batsari LGA of Katsina state after a fierce gun duel with suspected bandits.
“Investigation is ongoing”, he said.
Similarly on the same date at about 06:00hrs, the Command succeeded in rescuing one Asma’u Siwidi, m, aged 28yrs of Dayi village, Malumfashi LGA of Katsina state, the wife of Siwidi Hassan, NUT Chairman Katsina state Chapter who was kidnapped from Dayi village on 22/12/2019. Victim was rescued from her captors at Yantumaki Bush, Danmusa LGA of Katsina state by men of Operation Puff Adder led by Dpo Danmusa.