Bandits killed an agricultural vendor identified as Tukur Makeri and abducted many others in Bakiyawa community in Batagarawa Local Government Area of Katsina State.
The bandits who stormed the community on the night of Wednesday September 14, also injured four others, broke into homes and looted numerous shops are known to have been found during the long-running operation. about three hours.
According to Marwan Zayanna, a resident of the community who spoke to Vanguard, the gunmen stormed the community on more than 40 motorbikes, firing sporadically, a situation that caused residents of the Bakiyawa community to to flee in search of safety.
Marwan also disclosed that four of the victims injured by the terrorists are currently being treated at Katsina University Hospital.
“The terrorists were very numerous. It is difficult to state their exact number. They took away many people from our village after killing Tukur Makeri, an agricultural trader who was buried earlier in the day. (Thursday) “, said Marwan.