Bandits kill 80-year-old woman, 4 others in parts of Kaduna state

The Kaduna State Government said on Sunday that bandits killed 80-year-old and four other in separate in parts of the state.

Mr Samuel Aruwan, the state’s Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs disclosed this in a statement.

He said the old was killed when the bandits attacked Sharu village in Igabi Area (LGA) of the state where they raided several homes.






“As they shot sporadically, Hauwa Umaru, 80, was hit by a bullet and died instantly.

“In another , gunmen killed the Ward Head of Konti in Chikun LGA.

“Also in Chikun LGA, bandits killed two locals at Dande.

“In Giwa LGA, bandits barricaded the between Fatika and Kidandan and opened fire on commuters plying the .







“Also one unidentified was killed, and three other persons injured in the attack,” the commissioner said.

The commissioner said . Nasir el-Rufai, who expressed sadness over the , had condoled with the families of the deceased and prayed for the speedy recovery of persons injured in the .

Aruwan said the governor also urged to ensure diligent investigation into what he described as disturbing incidents. (NAN)