Air Force Fighter Jet destroys hideout of most wanted gunman alongside disciples in Katsina
By Abdullahi Ahmad Bamalli
The Air Force fighter jet killed the most wanted gunman, Abdulkareem Lawal, popularly known as Faca-Faca along with his disciples.
The incident took place when the fighter jet opened fire at the hideout of the bandits in Safana’s local government area in Katsina state.
The spokesperson of State Police Force Gambo Isah, confirmed this in his statement, where he added that the fighter jet also killed eight other bandits including Faca-faca.
Gambo said that; “the police officers last night attacked a hideout of the bandits in Dako area in Tandama village in Danja local government area in Katsina state, where they rescued some people who were kidnapped.
He announced the names of those rescued; Alhaji Garba Dan Mallam aged 52, Rabiu Idris aged 45 and Abba Samaila aged 38 who are all residents of Unguwar Nuhu.
The others are Yunusa Sani aged 54, Ishaq Yakub aged 40 and Danjuma Samaila aged 45 who are all residents of Layin Sani village in the Kafur local government area in Katsina state.