The names of two civilians who had been killed when gunmen suspected to be bandits attacked the palace of Ahmed Attahiru, Emir of Kagara within the Rafi Local Government Area of Niger state have been revealed.
The victims had been recognized as Idris Hussaini and Alhaji Ila.
Gunmen had on Tuesday attacked the palace of the Emir.
Monday Kuryas, the State Commissioner of Police in an announcement on Wednesday evening stated the bandits who got here with harmful weapons gained entry into the Emir’s palace and the divisional police headquarters within the space round 5: 30pm.
He stated a “policeman and two civilians were shot dead during the incident”.