Bandits Kill 40, Injure Scores In Fresh Zamfara Attacks

No fewer than 40 individuals are feared killed following assaults by suspected bandits on some villages in Zamfara state.

The villages are Wari Tsaune, Gidan Adamu, Gidan Maidawa of Faru, all within the Maradun Local Government Area of the state.

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SaharaReporters gathered that the assaults left tons of of others, together with ladies and kids with numerous levels of damage.

Also a number of cows had been stated to have been rustled throughout the assault.

Shops within the affected villages had been looted by the gunmen.

“All of us have abandoned and deserted our communities for fear of another attack. We have buried some of our people,” a supply instructed SaharaReporters.

The incident comes a number of weeks after gunmen killed six policemen alongside Gusau/Sokoto Road, close to Dogon Karfe within the Bakura Local Government Area.

Deadly assaults have raged throughout Zamfara state the place bandits have thrived.

Farming and herding communities within the state have lengthy been terrorised by gangs who raid villages, stealing cattle and kidnapping residents for ransom.

In 2019, the state authorities entered a peace settlement with the gunmen.

About 15 model new Hilux automobiles and money presents had been additionally given to leaders of various ‘repentant’ gangs of bandits by the governor in 2020.

But regardless of all these, communities within the state are nonetheless being attacked and residents kidnapped and/or killed.

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Bandits Kill 40, Injure Scores In Fresh Zamfara Attacks

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