Heavily armed gunmen on Tuesday attacked the convoy of the Deputy Governor of Nasarawa State, Emmanuel Agbadu Akube, leading to the death of 5 policemen.
POLITICS NIGERIA learned that the attack occurred around 4 pm as the governor was returning from a function in Abuja to the state capital, Lafia.
The robbers laid ambushed on the convoy, killed the policemen and took away all their rifles.
The robbery operation took place at a place called Lilli near Nasarawa Eggon.
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