Bandits are confirmed to have attacked in Katsina and killed a man. Shortly after they were involved in the abduction of the Chairman of Matazu Local Government Council in Katsina.
The incident is a major dent on current peace efforts initiated by Gov. Aminu Masari with bandits operating mostly in eight local government areas in the state.
This occurrence has caused a major disruption on the current efforts to maintain peace by the initiation of Gov. Aminu Masari with these bandits operating in eight local government areas in the state.
Matazu local government has largely been unaffected by banditry.
However, the command’s spokesman, SP Gambo Isah, told newsmen in Katsina that the incident occurred in the early hours of Wednesday.
The man that was killed was identified to be the security guard at the Chairman, Alhaji Kabir Matazu’s Residence.
He said that trackers were already on the trail of the bandits to arrest them and rescue the kidnapped children.