No fewer than 30 folks had been on Sunday night time killed in renewed bandit assaults on two villages in Zamfara state.
The affected villages had been Askawa and Gidan Dannunu within the Zurmu Native Authorities Space of the state.
SaharaReporters gathered that the gunmen carted away sheep, cows and goats after burning barns in addition to looting meals gadgets.
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, steal cattle and kidnap residents for ransom.
In 2019, the state authorities entered a peace settlement with gunmen.
About 15 model new Hilux automobiles 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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