13 folks, together with a one-year-old youngster, have been killed in a collection of assaults throughout communities in Zangon Kataf, Kauru and Chikun Native Authorities Areas of Kaduna State.
Official statements from the state Commissioner for Inner Safety and Residence Affairs, Samuel Aruwan, confirmed the assaults on Friday.
He mentioned the navy underneath the auspices of Operation Protected Haven furnished the state with the data concerning the most recent assaults.
Aruwan mentioned 56 homes and 16 bikes have been razed, with a number of barns and homes burnt throughout the assault.
A few of these killed have been recognized as Esther Bulus, Maria Bulus (one-year-old daughter of Esther), Lami Bulus, Aliyu Bulus, Monday Joseph, Geje Abuba, Wakili Filibus, Yakubu Ali, Dije Waziri and Joseph Ibrahim.
These injured throughout the assault are Cecilia Aku, Yakubu Idi, Godiya Saleh, and Moses Adamu.
Aruwan defined that the bandits first attacked Gora Gan Village in Zango-Kataf LG, the place they killed one Irmiya Godwin on his approach from the farm whereas his brother escaped.
The commissioner added that in one other incident, the bandits attacked Kizachi village of Kauru LGA and killed 10 individuals, leaving 4 others injured.
He mentioned, “Fifty-six homes and 16 bikes have been razed, with a number of barns additionally raided and burnt.
“Moreover, Masaka village in Chikun native authorities was attacked. One Duza Bamaiyi was killed, and two different individuals have been injured. Troops mobilised to the placement to finally repel the assault.
“Equally, armed bandits killed one Zakka Pada in Kurmin Kaduna of Chikun native authorities space, and left one Pada Dalle injured.
“Governor Nasir El-Rufai famous the report with unhappiness and prayed for the repose of the souls of the slain whereas sending condolences to their households. He wished the injured residents fast restoration.”