Bandits have attacked the residence of former Minister of Sports, Damishi Sango, in Danwal in Riyom Local Government Area of Plateau State.
CityNews Nigeria gathered the bandits attacked Sango’s residence around 9:00 pm on Wednesday, killing a boy and two security details. and
Confirming the attack, Spokesman of the Plateau Police Command, ASP. Gabriel Ubah, said many people were injured during the attack, adding that the bandits also carted away rifles belonging to the policemen.
Ubah disclosed that the victims of the attack have been rushed to the hospital where they are receiving treatment.
He, however, noted that the former Minister and his family are safe and unhurt.
He said: “The Command is aware of the incident at Riyom and the victims have been rushed to the hospital where they are receiving treatment.
“I am not aware yet whether they were dispossessed of their rifles.
”A team of detectives and intelligence officers have already commenced investigation and manhunt for the criminals.”