Monday, August 29, 2016

Civilian JTF Commander Killed In Kaduna

Commander of Civilian Joint Task Force (JTF) in charge of Kakuri community, Kaduna South Local Government Area of Kaduna State, Buhari Ahmadu Tanko, has been killed by yet to be identified assailants according to reports.

Kaduna State Police Command Public Relations Officer, ASP Aliyu Usman has also confirmed the incident. According to him, the late Tanko, 27 was murdered by hoodlums while attempting to stop them from stealing from the premises of defunct Kaduna Textile Limited located in his catchment area.

ASP Usman said the incident occurred today, Monday 29th August 2016, making it difficult for the police to make immediate arrest of any suspect in connection with the killing.

He however said investigation into the matter has already been launched and the culprits will soon be fished out to face the full wrath of the law.


  1. Rest in peace... The security of this nation is on the minus side

  2. O ga o! May his soul rest in peace!