Bandits kill 37 in fresh midnight attack in Kaduna

Our reporter| Bandits on Sunday night reportedly killed 37 people in a fresh attack in Kaura Local Government Area of Kaduna State.

The midnight attack occurred at Malagum 1 and Sokwong communities of Kagoro Chiefdom in the Kaura Local Government Area of the state.

According to the Chairman of Kauru Local Government Area, Hon Atuk Stephen, the bandits carried out the coordinated attacks at about 11 pm on Sunday where they killed 37 people.

He also said that the bandits burnt down over 100 houses and destroyed many vehicles and motorcycles during the attack.

According to him, all houses in the Sokwong community were completely razed down by the bandits while the entire area has been deserted.

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The Kaduna state police command have confirmed the attack as at the time of filing this report.

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