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Taraba: Gunmen kill wife in husband’s presence, police on trail



SP Usman Abdullah

The spokesman of the state Police Command, SP Usman Abdullahi, disclosed the unfortunate incident to Daily Trust in a telephone interview.

The incident occurred at the Mile 6 area of Jalingo metropolis of the state.

Abdullahi mentioned that the attackers entered the house of one Mr. Balanko Gamalia and shot him and his wife in an attempt to abduct them.

The wife was reported to have died on the spot while the injured husband is currently receiving treatment at a hospital in Jalingo.

He added that two persons, including a woman, were abducted in the house.