Presidency has confirmed the bandits’ attack on President Buhari convoy.
Newsone reports that the Presidency has confirmed the attack on the convoy carrying President Muhammadu Buhari’s advance team.
This online news platform understands that this was disclosed in a statement issued by Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to the President, Media & Publicity.
The statement sighted by Newsone Nigeria reads thus; “The Presidency has described as sad and unwelcome, the shooting incident near Dutsinma, Katsina State, at the convoy of cars carrying the Advance Team of security guards, protocol and media officers ahead of the President, Muhammadu Buhari’s trip to Daura for Sallah.
“The attackers opened fire on the convoy from ambush positions but were repelled by the military, police and DSS personnel accompanying the convoy.
“Two persons in the convoy are receiving treatment for the minor injuries they suffered.
“All the other personnel, staff, and vehicles made it safely to Daura.”