Armed robbers kill man, injure others in South Darfur

A man was shot dead in South Darfur, and others were wounded, when armed robbers attacked a commercial vehicle in the area of Jughana on Saturday. A relative of the deceased told Radio Dabanga that on Saturday “government-backed militiamen” on camels and horses opened fire on a commercial vehicle en route from Gireida to Jughana. Abdel Aziz Abdallah Al Khater, principal of a basic school, was hit and died immediately. Others were injured, including the driver, El Sadig Katko. File photo

A man was shot dead in South Darfur, and others were wounded, when armed robbers attacked a commercial vehicle in the area of Jughana on Saturday.

A relative of the deceased told Radio Dabanga that on Saturday “government-backed militiamen” on camels and horses opened fire on a commercial vehicle en route from Gireida to Jughana. Abdel Aziz Abdallah Al Khater, principal of a basic school, was hit and died immediately. Others were injured, including the driver, El Sadig Katko.

File photo