Plateau State Police Command has Confirmed the Killing of 22 travelers in Jos, the State Capital.

Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) of the Command, ASP Gabriel Ogaba who confirmed the incident said, Security personnel have been deployed to Rukuba Road of Jos North Local Government Area were the incident happened.

According to him, “the area is calm and residents are going about their lawful Business”


The PPRO who didn’t declare the actual number of death said Details will soon be made Public.

According to our Sources, some hoodlums armed with Sophisticated weapons intercepted travelers who were on return journey from Bauchi were they attended a Session at Sheikh Dahiru Usman Bauchi Mosque to commemorate the new Islamic year, open fire on them and killed 22 innocent travelers.

A survivor of the attack who narrowly escaped, Muhammad Ibrahim informed journalists that, they were in a convoy of Five 18 Seater Buses, returning from Bauchi State where they attended an Islamic event at Sheikh Dahiru Usman Bauchi Mosque in Bauchi State.

As at the time of Compiling this report many of the attack victims can’t be accounted for.