Suspected terrorists have killed a policeman and kidnapped at least 10 passengers with a Chinese man report says.
The incident which occurred during an attack on a quarry site in Shao Town of Moro Local Government of Kwara State has claimed the life of a policeman.
According to the news, the terrorists also burnt the car allegedly used for the operation before fleeing.
The attack also left a police officer injured but currently said to be receiving medical attention at an undisclosed hospital.
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The incident however was confirmed by the Spokesman for the state police command, SP Okasanmi Ajayi.
According to him he said the “command is working round the clock to get the victim rescued and perpetrators apprehended.”
“Meanwhile, the command is in a mourning mood over the killing of one of our operatives,” he added.
Ajayi further said that the state police commissioner, Tuesday Assayomo, has set up a special investigation team to investigate the matter.
“The people of Kwara State would be briefed accordingly of our progress please,” he said.