The Niger State Police Command has debunked reports that the Senator representing Niger East Senatorial District in the state, Alhaji Mohammed Sani Musa, escaped an assassination attempt.
According to The Sun, on Saturday night, December 3, 2022, narrowly escaped an assassination attempt by unknown gunmen in Minna, the state capital.
It was gathered that the suspected assailants secured the services of two people, fully armed and in military uniform, who accompanied them to the residence of the senator along the popular old Alheri Clinic road, Tunga area of Minna at about 8:00pm.
The Senator, unknown to them, had proceeded to Abuja after attending the official ceremony for the “Coronation and presentation of Staff of Office” to the 2nd Emir of Kagara, Alhaji Ahmed Garba Gunna (Attahiru 11) which took place at Kagara township stadium, headquarters of Rafi local government area.
The two suspects in military uniform had mounted surveillance at the entrance gate to the…
Source: Linda Ikeji