In a sad report, bandits have raided a village in Niger State killing the village.
The incident happened in Munya and the head of Kusherki in Rafi local government area of Niger state, the Dakacin Kusherki, Alhaji Masud Abubakar was killed.
Per what we gathered, ten other people were killed and also about 24 other people were kidnapped and among those who were kidnapped, was the wife of the slain village head.
The incident was confirmed by the Secretary of Munyan Local Government, Mr. James Isaac Jagaba to the Vanguard who said;
”I cannot give details of what actually happened now but members of the Vigilante are still battling with the bandits.”
Also. the State Government in a statement signed by Chief Press Secretary to Governor Abubakar Sani Bello, Mrs. Mary Noel-Berje also confirmed the incident.
Part of the statement reads;
“The situation, particularly in the last 72 hours, has become regrettably alarming! While efforts are ongoing to secure the release of the abducted NSTA passengers, we heard that of Kusherki and other areas. We are witnessing these attacks now, almost, on daily basis and it is worrisome.”
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