Zangon Kataf: Troops arrest 9 over deadly attack 

Nine suspects have been arrested in connection with the recently reported attack on Kurmin Gandu village, Zangon Kataf local area.

According to a by Samuel Aruwan, Commissioner, Ministry of Internal and Home Affairs, this development was revealed in operational feedback submitted to the Kaduna State by troops of Operation Safe Haven.


It would be recalled that armed bandits carried out an attack on the village late on Sunday, leaving five people dead, as reported update on Monday.


The nine suspects were apprehended after continous tracking by the troops. An assortment of weapons was recovered from the group.


Governor Nasir El-Rufai received the report with gratitude, and commended the troops for their relentless efforts, urging the agencies to ensure diligent prosecution of the suspects.

The suspects have been handed to the Police for investigation.