THE Deputy Governor od of Nasarawa State, Dr. Emmanuel Akabe, narrowly escaped death after gunmen attacked his convoy Tuesday evening, leaving at least, four people dead.
Among the dead were three police officers and a civilian.
The gunmen, suspected to be armed robbers, reportedly ambushed the convoy near Akwanga, Kogi State.
Akabe was said to be on his way to Abuja on an official engagement at the time of the incident.
The deputy Governor, who was taken to the hospital, did not suffer any major injury.