In News by Oluwaseun Samuel on the 26th, September, 2020

1 Shot Lifeless, three Injured As Worshipers Rush To Share Cash Given By Gov. Tambuwal After Juma’at Prayers

1 Shot Dead, 3 Injured As Worshipers Rush To Share Money Given By Gov. Tambuwal After Juma'at Prayers

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State: his cash reward led to tragedy

PM Information experiences stampede for the financial reward doled out by Governor Aminu Tambuwal in Sokoto on Friday has led to tragedy after a policeman shot useless one particular person.

The policeman additionally injured three others.

The shooter, a police sergeant, recognized as Bello Garba, was promptly arrested by the Sokoto Police Command.

His victims have additionally been recognized.

Bello killed 25-year-old Aminu Abdulrahman and injured Junaidu Abba, Babangida Muhammad and Awaisu Alti, through the incident at Sultan Bello Jumu’at mosque, in Sokoto..

The Command’s Public Relations Officer, ASP Muhammad Sadiq, mentioned all of the victims had been evacuated to Specialist Hospital Sokoto.

The injured can be handled, whereas an post-mortem can be carried out on the useless.

Sadiq mentioned victims had been mentioned to be sharing cash doled out by Gov. Aminu Tambuwal after the Juma’at prayers to mark Nigeria’s 60th Independence anniversary.

Sadiq mentioned that the Sergeant, of Counter Terrorism Unit Base 18 Gusau, was hooked up to Authorities Home Sokoto.

He mentioned that “the policeman unprofessionally fired with out cheap justification at that materials time.”

”The Sokoto State Police Command condemns in its entirety the unwarranted, uncivil and unprofessional conduct of a Police Sergeant on particular responsibility within the state.

”Commissioner of Police. Mr Sani Kaoje had ordered the detention and trial of the erring officer and charged the state Felony Investigation Division to hurry up investigation and give you goal findings,” Sadiq mentioned.

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He added that the commissioner additionally charged all officers and males of the Command to deploy skilled acumen, together with psychological capability to reinforce the security of the folks, and to not resort to utilizing arms in opposition to the populace.

”The incident occurred at about 2:30pm, shortly after the particular Juma’at prayers supplied in commemoration of Nigeria’s forthcoming 60th independence anniversary at Sultan Bello Juma’at Mosque.

”The Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal whereas magnanimously giving out presents to the needy, a quick distribution which gave start to an upsurge in would-be beneficiaries.

“Nevertheless, in an unconventional effort to manage the group after the departure of the governor the policeman fired the shot,” Sadiq added.

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