A file photo of a gun recovered from criminals.No fewer than three folks were killed and plenty of other others injured in separate attacks by gunmen in Zangon Kataf Local Govt Command of Kaduna Command.
The incidents which occurred on Friday at Machun and Manuka villages adopted the killing of 5 persons in Zangon Kataf earlier in August.
Commissioner for Interior Security and Dwelling Affairs in Kaduna, Samuel Aruwan, confirmed the most contemporary incident in a say.
The gunmen were said to have invaded the 2 villages and started shooting sporadically and within the technique, killed three residents whereas plenty of others were injured.
Aruwan said police personnel replied to a injure call from Machun village and raced to the scene.
On arrival, he explained that the safety operatives were moreover alerted by gunshots from neighbouring Manuka village.
The commissioner, nonetheless, said the assailants had fled the dwelling where three uninteresting bodies were discovered sooner than the appearance of the police workforce.
He disclosed that an unspecified series of victims were moreover injured in Manuka and were taken to a scientific institution for remedy.
A file photo of Kaduna Command Governor, Nasir El-Rufai.In his response, Governor Nasir El-Rufai condemned the original attacks in Zango Kataf and prayed for the repose of people that lost their lives.
He moreover wished the injured persons a immediate recovery and entreated the safety companies working within the dwelling to make certain thorough investigations into the killings.
The governor moreover asked them to accentuate efforts at apprehending the perpetrators of the attacks and raise them to justice.
On August 8, Channels Tv reported that not lower than 5 persons were killed in separate attacks by gunmen in Zango Kataf.
Amongst these killed within the heart of the unhappy incidents became as soon as a 10-year-dilapidated herder.
The attacks occurred spherical the Maduachi Forest and the Kurmin-Masara dwelling along Bakin Kogi in Atyap chiefdom in Kaduna Command.
Also attacked by gunmen became as soon as Jankasa Popular Command Ground, moreover Ungwan Rana in Zonzon District and Ungwan Gaiya Village.