About 10 individuals have been reportedly killed and 6 others wounded in recent assaults on Unguwar Gajere, within the Birnin Gwari Native Authorities Space of Kaduna State.
SaharaReporters learnt that over 300 individuals, principally ladies and youngsters, had been additionally displaced because of the bandits’ invasion of Unguwar Gajere space.
A resident of the Dogon Dawa space, Musa Sa’idu, on Tuesday informed SaharaReporters that the assault occurred round 6 to 7.30pm on Monday, when the gun-wielding bandits invaded the realm and opened fireplace on the residents.
He defined that the fleeing residents had been at the moment in search of shelter at Dogon Dawa, about 20km from Saulawa group the place they’d fled their properties as results of the kidnapping of 14 ladies final Saturday.
“Ten individuals had been killed and 6 others wounded throughout yesterday’s assault at Unguwar Gajere. The individuals are fleeing on account of worry of one other assault by bandits because of the killing of two bandits through the assault by courageous youths of Unguwar Gajere,” he mentioned.
Babawo added that the locals had been fleeing principally due to the message from the bandits that “they had been coming again due to the killing of their members by youths.”
The state Police Public Relations Officer, Mohammed Jalige, couldn’t be reached for remark.
On Monday, barely 24 hours after the bloodbath of 19 individuals in Kutemeshi within the Birnin-Gwari Native Authorities Space by bandits, the individuals of Saulawa group fled their residence of their numbers.
An eyewitness, who captured the video of thee fleeing ladies, youngsters and aged individuals, informed SaharaReporters that the exodus occurred round 4.30pm within the night of Monday.
“Saulawa group is a distance of about 20km from Dogon Dawa,” the eyewitness mentioned, including that “the individuals had been fleeing their abode because of the assault and abduction of 14 ladies on Saturday.”
A supply added that the displaced residents had been heading in the direction of the Funtua space of Katsina State.