Four Persons Killed As Bandits Attack Zamfara Community On Saturday
Four Persons were said to have been killed by armed bandits in a fresh attack on Zamfara Community.
They were killed when gunmen invaded Masamar Mudi town in Bukkuyum local government area on Saturday.
CityNews gathered that the gunmen stormed the village Saturday afternoon and started shooting at the locals.
Many of the villagers Sustained gunshots injuries while trying to escape and are still receiving medical attention in an undisclosed health facility.
When contacted, the spokesperson of the Zamfara State Police Command; Superintendent Mohammed Shehu, confirmed the incident. He said the report at the police disposal has it that only one person lost his life in the attack, not four as reported in some quarters.
Superintendent Mohammed Shehu says troops have been deployed to the area to ensure stability and also to prevent further attacks.
This latest attack is coming four days after armed bandits abducted five Female students of the College of Health Sciences and Technology, Tsafe in the state. The Students were released by their Abductors after two days in Captivity.