Kaduna State Authorities has confirmed that suspected bandits killed ten individuals in Zangon Kataf and Chikun native authorities areas of the state.
This was contained in an announcement on Monday.
The assertion which was issued by the Commissioner, Ministry of Inside Safety and Dwelling Affairs, Kaduna State, Samuel Aruwan revealed that the navy and different safety businesses reported an assault in Zangon Kataf, Kurmin Gandu village by armed bandits,
The assault they mentioned resulted within the demise of 5 individuals specifically,
Ishaya Aboi, Regina Ishaya, Goodluck Dauda, Joseph Adamu, Hassan Joseph
“As well as, 10 homes, two bikes and 50 luggage of ginger had been set ablaze. Some dry season farmers misplaced water pumping machines and different valuables across the Zango City basic space. ”
“Some survivors of the assault are recuperating in hospital.”
Aruwan mentioned a search and rescue operation is in progress and that particulars will likely be communicated to the general public as they unfold.
He mentioned it took the navy hours to comprise what would have resulted in additional violence within the basic space.
“Equally, safety businesses reported that armed bandits attacked Sabon Gayan village in Chikun native authorities space and killed 4 individuals, Ashahabu Abubakar, Ado Rilwanu, Sabo Iliya, Mannaseh Matthias Danjuma
“As of the time of this replace, troops of Operation Thunder Strike are combing recognized prison hideouts within the Sabon Gayan space, following studies that a number of bandits sustained bullet wounds.
“In one other incident, bandits attacked Ungwan Turai, additionally in Chikun native authorities space, and killed one Ayuba Waziri.
“Receiving the studies, Governor Nasir El-Rufai expressed unhappiness on the assaults, and despatched his condolences to the households of these killed, whereas praying for the repose of their souls. He additionally wished these injured a fast restoration.” The assertion mentioned