Bandits kill one, abduct dozens in Katsina

 
Mon Jan 6th, 2020 - Katsina
 

Suspected bandits have on Sunday night shot and killed a middle-aged man, Yasir Usman, in Tsauri local government area of Katsina state.

Similarly, bandits in their numbers on the same day abducted dozens of people traveling along the Jibia-Batsari road in the state.

The Tsauri incident which took place at 7.34 pm, occurred when dozens of armed bandits stormed the community, shooting sporadically to scare residents.

They were said to have ransacked several homes and taken away money and other valuables and shot Usman at close range before leaving the area.

 
 

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source: Guardian