Gunmen kill two Customs officers in Bauchi

Two Customs officers were killed on Wednesday night by gunmen while four others were injured in Sade town along Bauchi- Maiduguri road.

It was learnt that the Customs officers were returning from Geidam in Yobe State where they had gone to attend an official assignment when they were attacked by the gunmen.

A security source who confirmed the incident said the hoodlums shot one of the Customs officers and burnt the other to death inside the official vehicle they were travelling in.

When contacted, Public Relations Officer of the Nigeria Custom Service in Bauchi State, Samuel Ja’afar Gulak, said some officers have gone to the hospital to see the victims of the attack. He said the Command would make official statement after investigation