BREAKING: 12 killed as African Taliban assault Katsina neighborhood in Nigeria Twelve individuals have been confirmed to have been killed by bandits kno…
BREAKING: 12 killed as African Taliban assault Katsina neighborhood in Nigeria
Twelve individuals have been confirmed to have been killed by bandits often known as African Taliban who stormed Duba village, Batsari Native Authorities Space of Katsina State, late Saturday night time.
Sources mentioned the African Taliban numbering over 300, armed with subtle weapons stormed the neighborhood at 10.45 p.m.
The bandits have been mentioned to have ransacked and looted homes and outlets in the neighborhood, dispossessing individuals of private belongings, together with foodstuff and cash.
Residents claimed that the bandits killed 20 individuals and injured many others.
The residents additional famous that these killed have been buried on Sunday, based on Islamic rites.
The spokesman for the Katsina police command, SP Gambo Isah, nevertheless, insisted that the bandits killed 12 individuals and injured six others.
He mentioned, “The bandits, numbering over 300 and armed with subtle weapons together with GMP machine weapons and Anti Plane launchers stormed the village (Duba) at 20.45 on Saturday. They ransacked homes and looted outlets.
“In addition they killed twelve individuals and injured six others. The joint crew of the police and the Army superior to the village however the bandits had retreated to the forest by the point they arrived there. The crew continues to be combing the forest with a view to discovering the hoodlums.”
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