Armed bandits have reportedly killed six persons in three communities in Sabuwa Local Government Area of Katsina State.
Vanguard reports that the heavily armed bandits opened fire on some persons along the road in the early hours of April 26.
According to the publication, a source disclosed that the gunmen killed four persons in Sayau Kasuwa, one in Unguwa Nakaba and one other person in Sayau Malamai.
“The incident happened in the midnight around 00:40 am when the bandits were passing by with their guns and suddenly clashed with the persons on the way. They shot sporadically killing four persons in Sayau kasuwa.
“They shot one in Unguwa Nakaba and another in Sayau Malamai. Three died on the spot and the three others were rushed to Funtua General hospital where they eventually died around 3:00 am,” the newspaper quoted the source to have said.