The head of Karauchi Village in Zamfara state simply identified as Malam Gambo, alongside one Mustapha Halilu, have been killed by bandits who attacked Dansadau Emirate of Maru Local Government Area of the State.
This was confirmed by the state police command who said the bandits came in large numbers and attacked Kujemi village on Sunday, March 1, 2020.
According to the Police Public Relations Officer, SP Mohammed Shehu, said a combined team of policemen attached to Operation Puff Adder in conjunction with the Military were dispatched to forestall a further attack on neighbouring villages.
He added that the persons were killed during the attack and the security agents are on the trail of the attackers to arrest them.
Shehu asked members of the public to provide useful information that will give insight on the activities of the criminals, in a view to taking proactive measures.