Three younger males have been killed by gunmen suspected to be bandits in Danmusa Local Government Area of Katsina state.
According to a vigilante in Yantumaki, the gunmen shot at a Golf 3 industrial automotive travelling from the neighborhood to Danmusa on Sunday evening, killing two males recognized as Sulaiman and Nura Dogon Gida, within the course of.
He stated, “What we learnt was that the driver was asked to stop by the bandits but when he noticed that they were not policemen, he decided to speed off which made them fire at the moving vehicle.”
It was additional learnt that when vigilantes and a few policemen drawn to the scene of the incident by the gunshots arrived there, the gunmen escaped to a close-by village known as Unguwar Kukoki, the place they reportedly killed one other man recognized as Surajo Muhammad, who was stated to be a bakery supervisor in Danmusa city.”
Katsina, regardless of being the house state of President Buhari, has witnessed sporadic assaults by bandits and kidnappers which have claimed the lives of many.
Over 700 folks have been reportedly killed by the gunmen in Jibia, Kankara, Dutsinma, Musawa, Danmusa and Safana native authorities areas of the state within the final 5 months.
On December 11, 2020, some bandits kidnapped 344 college students of Government Science Secondary School, Kankara. They had been launched a few week later.
Also on December 19, 84 Islamiyya college students of Hizburrahim Islamiyya in Mahuta village, Dandume Local Government Area of the state had been kidnapped however rescued shortly after.