The Bauchi State Police Command has confirmed the death of an Inspector Muktar Ibrahim and his friend Uba Sama’ila during an attack by gunmen on Saturday night.
Uba is said to be the son of the Ward Head of Nabordo.
The gunmen were said to have stormed the Safer Highways base of the police in Nabordo, Toro Local Government Area of the State where they opened fire on the victims.
Spokesperson of the Bauchi Police Command, Ahmed Wakili, confirmed the incident on Sunday evening.
He said the Commissioner of Police, Abiodun Alabi, has deployed more patrol teams to the area.