No fewer than 40 individuals have been killed in a contemporary assault launched by suspected armed bandits in Kadisau village underneath Faskari Local Government Area of Katsina State.
A resident instructed SaharaReporters that the bandits numbering about 200 on bikes stormed the group about midnight on Tuesday and carried out the assault until early Wednesday morning with out safety companies resisting them.
The supply stated they sacked the whole village, destroyed and looted retailers and rustled an unspecified variety of cattle.
He added that hospitals within the space had acquired our bodies of these killed and have been attending to the injured as some residents fled their houses in concern.
“They stormed here riding on motorcycles, some brandishing assault rifles. At least 40 bodies have been recovered while those injured are presently receiving treatment at the General Hospital, Funtua, and some private hospitals within Faskari,” he stated.
Katsina has skilled sequence of assaults in current instances with bandits killing over 300 individuals this 12 months.