Three top-ranking officers of the Nigeria Police Force attached to the Jigawa State command reportedly died recently due to various health issues.

The Jigawa Police Command Public Relations Officer, DSP Lawan Shiisu, confirmed the tragic incident to journalists in Dutse, the state capital, on Monday.

Shiisu revealed that the officers succumbed to their illnesses between June 22 and July 5.

He mentioned that SP Salisu Salisu-Mudi, a member of the Patrol and Guard team from Babura Division, passed away at the Federal Medical Centre, Katsina on June 22.

Additionally, he stated that ASP Asabe Muhammad, who served as the second-in-command for the Gender Desk Office of the State Criminal Investigation Department (SCID), died on Wednesday.

He also noted that the command experienced the loss of the Divisional Police Officer (DPO) for Yankwaahi Division, CSP Muhammad Salihu-Koko, who died on Friday.

Shiisu expressed his condolences to the families and friends of the fallen officers and prayed for their souls’ peace.