Saturday, February 15, 2020

30 killed, houses burnt as Bandits attack two villages in Katsina State

Suspected bandits on Friday evening murdered no less than thirty individuals in Tsauwa and Dankar towns in Batsari Local Government Area of Katsina State. 

At Tsauwa where twenty-one individuals were murdered, endeavors were still being made on Saturday evening to bury a few of the victims.

Majority of the casualties within the town were ancient individuals and children. The outlaws moreover burnt down houses, creatures, and foodstuffs. 

The Area Head of Batsari who is additionally Sarki Ruma, Alhaji Tukur Muaazu, depicted the occurrence as horrible. He said, “I have never seen this sort of pulverization in my life. The desperados arrived here (Tsauwa) almost 7 pm on Friday when inhabitants were around observing Magrib prayers.

A few were too planning to rest. The desperados laid attack to the town, slaughtering and crushing anything they sighted. 

“I request to Senator Aminu Masari to come to the help of the victims. I will too argue that security within the community ought to be fortified. ”