Three persons have been killed in a fatal road accident involving the convoy of Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State.

Confirming the incident to Radio Nigeria, the Director-General Media to the Governor, Al-Amim Isa, said two of the deceased were police officers, Kabir Adamu and Nura Sufiyanu, while the other person was a politician in the governor’s entourage.

A few others who sustained injuries in the crash are receiving treatment at General Hospital, Malumfashi.

The governor was on his way to his home town of Masari in Kafur Local Government Area to cast his vote.

The convoy had the accident in a village near Jikamshi in Musawa Local Government Area.

Isma’il Adamu