The Kaduna State Authorities on Saturday confirmed that bandits killed three individuals and injured one different in Kajuru native authorities space of the state.
In an announcement on Saturday, Kaduna State Commissioner for Inside Safety and Residence Affairs, Mr. Samuel Aruwan mentioned,
“Safety companies are investigating alleged collaboration with bandits by some locals, throughout current disturbing assaults in Kajuru native authorities space. ”
He unhappy the sequence of reported assaults started in Ungwan Sha’awa in Kajuru native authorities space, the place armed bandits killed one Ubangida Dogo in his house.
“In line with the report, his son, Jude Ubangida was injured by the bandits and is receiving remedy in hospital.” The assertion mentioned
“Because the bandits withdrew from the village, in addition they attacked Ungwan Galadima in the identical locality and killed one Bulus Gwamna.
“In Ungwan Gamu alongside the identical path, one Daniel Danlami was additionally killed by the marauding bandits.
“Preliminary investigations thereafter prompt that the bandits carried out these assaults with assistance from some native youths. As safety companies probed this additional, one such suspect recognized merely as “Physician”, from Kujeni village, was swiftly attacked and killed by the youths of Maro in revenge. ” The assertion additional added
“Simply earlier than his loss of life, he confessed his involvement within the assault, and named a sure Fidelis Ali, additionally from Maro, as one other confederate of the bandits. Ali has since been arrested and brought into custody by the Police.
“Governor Nasir El-Rufai expressed disappointment on the experiences of the killings and despatched his honest condolences to the households of the slain whereas praying for the repose of their souls.
“Going additional, the Governor expressed deep concern over the alleged involvement of native youths and the lynching of one of many suspects.
“The Governor appealed to residents to permit investigations to proceed and never usurp the method, reminding them that jungle justice is a grievous type of self-help and stays against the law.
“Safety companies have thus been directed to determine the perpetrators of the lynching for prosecution.
“Investigations into the incidents are in progress.” The assertion additional mentioned