Hit-and-run driver kills KAROTA officer in Kano

NEWS DIGEST – A hit-and-run driver has killed a personnel of Kano Road Traffic Agency, KAROTA, stationed along BUK road in the state metropolis.

DAILY NIGERIAN gathered that the driver ran away after hitting the KAROTA personnel as all efforts to arrest him failed.

When contacted, the spokesman of KAROTA, Nabilusi Abubakar, confirmed the incident, saying the body of the officer had been taken to Murtala Muhammad Specialist Hospital.

Mr Abubakar said he could not say more about the incident as the agency is awaiting report from the hospital.

He then promised to provide details after investigation.