Our reporter/ Heavilly armed gunmen, believed to be bandits have killed nine farmers and kidnapped three others in Unguwar Danko near Dogon Dawa village in Birnin Gwari Area of Kaduna State.
Many others were also injured in the attack.
According to eyewitness account, source, the incident took place on Saturday afternoon when the victims were working on their farms.
A State House of Assembly member-elect representing Kakangi Constituency, Yahaya Musa, who confirmed the attack, said all those killed were farmers.
He further added that those who sustained gunshot injuries were rushed to hospitals for treatment.
“Yes, it was confirmed to me this Sunday morning that nine farmers were killed by bandits at Unguwar Danko near Dogon Dawa village on Saturday afternoon and others sustained gunshot injuries,” he said.