Three individuals had been killed by gunmen who additionally kidnapped three others in an assault on Kuta city, Shiroro native authorities, Niger state.
The Nation reported that council chairman Akilu Kuta escaped kidnapping when terrorists stormed some communities surrounding Kuta city.
The assault additionally befell barely 24 hours after the councilor of Allawa ward in Shiroro native authorities space was killed by terrorists.
Akilu was touring with Suleiman Saidu Galkogo, deputy youth chief of the All Progressives of Niger Congress (APC), in Minna in the course of the assault. As they escaped the assault, their autos had been badly broken by rifle bullets.
The terrorists reportedly launched an assault on Chiri, Kadna, Kam, Vemu and different close by villages alongside the Zumba-Gwada street and operated for greater than 5 hours.
Amongst these kidnapped had been a lady and her daughter-in-law from the Bmanape group. The terrorists additionally stole a number of cattle and blocked the freeway at Egwa village, forcing motorists to show again when seen.
The motion of autos was stopped by photographs fired within the air whereas a motorist who tried to show round had an accident.