Just In: Army chase away suspected bandits on attack mission in Jibia
The officers of the Nigerian army have reportedly chased away some gunmen suspected to be kidnappers at Magamar jibiya, Jibiya Local Government Area in the late hours of Tuesday.
Information about the operation is still sketchy as at the time of filing this report but Katsina Post learned that the security officials engaged the bandits in a gun shootout.
Recall that the suspected bandits on Monday night attacked several communities in Malumfashi council area of Katsina State.
A man identified as Umar Isah was killed during the attack.
Isah was, until his death, a lecturer at the School of Basic and Remedial Studies (SBRS), in Funtua.
Residents, who spoke with newsmen, said they heard several gunshots during the night on Monday, and that the shots were intermittent and lasted for hours.