Gunmen shoot judge, kidnap driver in Kogi

Wed Jan 1st, 2020 - Kogi

Khadi Bala Muhammed, a judge of Sharia Court of Appeal narrowly escaped death on Sunday evening when he was shot by some gunmen along Okene-Lokoja road, Kogi State. His driver was unlucky, as the attackers took him away into the bush.

Khadi Muhammed was said to be on his way to Okene for Ajanah Basketball championship competition when he was attacked by the armed men. According to an eyewitness, the judge was attacked around Itakpe by the armed men who forced his car to stop and then shot him in one of his arms.

The source further disclosed that after shooting him, the gunmen robbed the judge of his belonging and then kidnapped his driver and escaped into the bush.




source: Guardian