Another group in Niger State, Gurmana Ward in Shiroro Native Authorities Space has been attacked by armed bandits on Saturday night.
It was learnt that over 15 individuals had been suspected to have drowned in River Kaduna of their try to flee from the bandits.
Based on a supply who most well-liked to be nameless, the bandits had been armed with subtle weapons. They shot freely once they entered the group.
The supply added that the individuals ran towards the river, however lots of them drowned of their try to flee the assault.
“Proper now, we don’t know what number of drowned. we’re suspecting the bandits are nonetheless round. We can’t affirm the variety of casualties now.”
The Co-convener, Involved Shiroro Youths, Sani Abubakar Kokki, when contacted stated the bandits attacked the group with heavy subtle weapons.
He added that the bandits shot many occasions into the air in the course of the assault, saying that there have been many casualties however there isn’t a certainty as to the variety of affected individuals for the time being.