NDLEA [National drug and law enforcement agency] commandant for Kogi state has confirmed in a statement that three of the agency’s staff working in the state have been killed by unknown gunmen.

The three officers identified as Onwumere Nicholas, Peter Ebun and Abraham Musa were part of the six-man team stationed around the Federal college of Education [FCE], Okene.

The incident happened around 8:30 pm at night just as the officers were performing their duties.

Idris also disclosed that NDLEA will be working with other security agency in the state, to arrest the perpetrators of the heinous act.

No arrests has been made as at the time this report was filed.