One of the Chinese nationals attacked by suspected armed bandits, Mr. FAN YU, has been confirmed dead by the officials of the Federal medical Center Gusau.
The Other victim alongside some police officers ambushed during the attack are currently responding to treatment at the FMC.
Zamfara Police Spokesperson SP Shehu Muhammad said immediately the police command received distress call regarding the ambush it mobilizes active police tactical operatives where they succeeded in neutralizing eleven out of the bandits while some escaped with possible gunshots.
The ambush took place on the 21st of December 2022 in Maradun while the Chinese nationals were on the inspection visit of one of their project sites in the area.
Shehu in a statement explained that, the command has deployed additional police tactical operatives to compliment the ongoing operation by the joint security operatives to restore sanity and normalcy in the area.