Bandits kill SSS officer despite collecting N25m ransom in Katsina

Katsina Bandits, SSS, Nigeria Security, IPOB

Gunmen suspected to be Fulani bandits have reportedly killed a SSS officer simply identified as Sadiq Abdullahi Bindawa.

Sources confirmed to Katsina Post that until his Death, the slain SSS personnel was working at the HQ of the organisation in Abuja.

Kidnappers stormed his home in Katsina town hours after he entered his house from Abuja where he came from, and whisked him away on Saturday.

The bandits demanded for N25m which was raised by the colleagues of the deceased.

The SSS operatives thereafter planned and ambushed the the bandits at the point of collecting ransom which led to exchange of fire with the bandits and the killing of some bandits.

Sources also confirmed to Katsina Post that the few bandits that escaped went back and shot Late Sadiq dead and threw his body in the bush.

He was buried Tuesday morning according to Islamic rights.


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