Gunmen abduct 13 women in Katsina State


Suspected militants have reportedly taken management of Faskari Native Authorities Space of ​​Katsina State and kidnapped some women in the desert.

The BBC Hausa Service experiences that the Katsina State Police Command has confirmed the incident.

State police spokesman Isah Gambo mentioned the attackers opened fireplace on the automobile carrying the women on a Golf on their method to a financial institution in Funtua to gather their subsidies.

Gunmen abduct 13 women in Katsina State

He mentioned the gunmen had been in the desert with 13 women who got here from Maigora city however three of them later escaped.

The assault happened on the morning of Thursday, February 18, in accordance with police.

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In the meantime, a herdsman and a truck driver had been killed by suspected gunmen in Kajuru, Giwa Native Authorities Space of ​​Kaduna State, in accordance with Mr Samuel Aruwan, Vanguard, Commissioner for Safety and House Affairs.

Confirming the incident in an announcement issued on Friday, Aruwan mentioned the gunmen had been fleeing again into the bush close to Doka village in Kajuru Native Authorities Space, killing the herdsman and confiscating his motorbike and different belongings.

He defined that safety forces had been following in the footsteps of the gunmen, whereas the physique of the herdsman was taken and handed over to his household for burial in accordance with Islamic teachings.

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