Just In: Fresh attack by armed bandits claim 3 lives in Katsina villages
Unknown gunmen suspected to be armed bandits Sunday evening attacked no fewer than four villages of Batsari Local Government Area of Katsina State, killing three persons and kidnapping six others.
The villages attacked by the gunmen according to Daily Trust are Shingi, Sabon Garin Wagini, Hayin Nuhu and Dantudun Wagini.
At Shingi, the village chief imam, Malam Abu Garba, was killed during the attack.
Recall that a combined team of security officials in Katsina had earlier arrest one Mr. Monday Chuku – the leader of a group of bandits terrorizing some villages in Katsina State.