3 dead as armed men attack Emir of Potiskum

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3 dead as armed men attack Emir of Potiskum

Amed men attacked the Emir of Potiskum, Alhaji Umaru Bubaram earlier today killing three of his aides.

The attack happened along Kaduna- Zaria highway, at Fandatio village around 2:00am on Wednesday.

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The Emir is said to have been rushed to Barau Dikko hospital for medical treatment.

According to reports, the Emir was on his way to Zaria for the official commissioning of Potiskum central mosque scheduled for Saturday.