Karaga DCE's driver shot dead by unknown gunmen
Driver of the District Chief Executive (DCE) for Karaga Alhassan Yabdoo has been shot dead by unknown gunmen at Yamao-Karaga, a village in the Karaga District.
The deceased, believed to be in his late 30s was found dead in the DCE's car when he was returning to Karaga on May 28, 2021 for a cleanup exercise scheduled for Saturday May 29, 2021 when he was attacked.
Confirming the incident to saganitvonline.com in a telephone interview, the DCE said, “he was attacked by some unknown assailants Friday night when he was returning back from Tamale to Karaga for a cleanup exercise".
The motive for the attack is yet not known.
The DCE who refused to give further information said the matter has been reported to the Karaga police for investigation.
No arrest has since been made