Bauchi State Commissioner of Police, Alhaji Mohammed Ladan, has confirmed the killing of four persons in Tafawa Balewa town of Bauchi State by unknown gunmen on Wednesday.
He told newsmen that the deceased and one other person, who was injured, were attacked while working in their farm, the News Agency of Nigeria reports.
Ladan said security agents were now patrolling the town, adding that normalcy had been restored.
“I received information this morning that some gunmen have shot and killed four persons in Tafawa Balewa. Our men are on ground. We are yet to arrest anybody over the incident,” he said.