Monday, October 21, 2019

NSCDC officer shot by gunmen in Abuja dies

A Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps Officer, CSP Aku Attah, who was shot by suspected kidnappers in the Pegi community, Kuje Area Council, Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, is dead.

Attah was on his way to his residence in Pegi after closing from work on October 8, when he was shot by the gunmen, who also abducted 10 persons, including another NSCDC personnel, Toyin Ayeni, a commercial motorcyclist and a 12-year-old boy.

Attah, 44, died on Sunday at the Specialist Hospital, Gwagwalada, where he was receiving treatment.

He is survived by two children and aged parents, who were by his bedside when he died. Such a real sad news.