Samuel Aruwan, Commissioner, Ministry of Internal Security and Home Affairs, Kaduna State made this known in a statement.
Aruwan disclosed that on receiving the report, Governor El-Rufai commisserated with the community, and condemned the setting ablaze of the place of worship and two houses by armed bandits.
He charged worshippers to remain strong in their faith and devotion, and see it as an act perpetrated by enemies of peace, humanity and diversity who will not succeed but will be defeated by the grace of God.
The Governor has also directed the Kaduna State Emergency Management Agency to urgently assess the damage done and take appropriate action.
Security agencies will sustain patrols in the area, the commissioner said.