Gunmen suspected to be bandits have killed 13 cell policemen and two residents of Kurar Mota village within the Bungudu Native Authorities Space of Zamfara state.
A supply informed SaharaReporters that the cops had been ambushed by the gunmen, once they went to the village of their patrol autos.
The gunmen had been mentioned to have opened hearth on the officers, killing 13 of the them whereas injuring others.
“Bandits killed 13 visiting cell police who had been on particular responsibility, in Kurar Mota village, Magami district, Gusau Native Authorities Space. Two villagers had been additionally killed.
“There corpses have been taken to a mortuary in Yariman Bakura Particular Hospital, Gusau,” the supply informed SaharaReporters.
Lethal assaults have raged throughout Zamfara state the place bandits have thrived.
Farming and herding communities within the state have lengthy been terrorised by gangs who raid villages, stealing cattle and kidnap residents for ransom.
In 2019, the state authorities entered a peace settlement with the gunmen.
About 15 model new Hilux autos and money presents had been additionally given to leaders of various ‘repentant’ gangs of bandits by the governor in 2020.
However regardless of all these, communities within the state are nonetheless being attacked and residents kidnapped and/or killed.
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