7 Kids Die Whereas Escaping Bandit Assault In Katsina
The seven youngsters who had been killed in a stampede whereas residents fled Shinfida Village following an assault by bandits have been laid to relaxation.
A resident of the realm Abdulrazak Ahmad blamed the incident on the evacuation and withdrawal of troopers serving in a joint safety job drive from the realm.
Ahmad mentioned the withdrawn troopers had been initially stationed on the Authorities Secondary College in Shinfida – about 27 kilometres from Jibia city.
No fewer than 11 individuals principally aged girls had been kidnapped by the gunmen whereas on their method to be a part of different residents, who earlier ran to a refugee camp for security after their village got here below assault by a bunch of gunmen suspected to be bandits.
It was learnt that these kidnapped lacked the capability to go away on the time most residents fled to security resulting from their bodily power and a few well being situations.