Residents of a village in Maradun Local Government Area of Zamfara State say they had been dispersed by gunmen after attacking them on Sunday.
A resident of Aljumma village instructed Tropics Nigeria that greater than 50 gunmen had entered their village on bikes and opened hearth.
However, he stated they had been chased away by safety forces and vigilantes however later returned to the scene and the villagers fled into the bush.
This comes after gunmen entered Dutsin Gari of Kanoma space in Maru Local Government Area the place they kidnapped individuals whereas praying and killed 5 individuals after stealing greater than 200 cows.
The safety scenario in northern Nigeria has deteriorated in latest weeks with the kidnapping of the leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) after he was abducted by gunmen.