Incident

Bandits kill 1 abduct 63 in Niger Open

Category: Violent Attacks
Time: 18 Nov 21, 11:21AM
Address: Munya Local Government Area Secretariat, Sarkin Pawa, Nigeria
Reported by: Saliu Juliana

Bandits invaded Zagzzaga community in Munya local government area of Niger State, killing one person and abducting 63 others. The bandits numbering 60, came on 30 motorcycles parked a few kilometres away from the village, shooting randomly and injuring scores of people in the area bordering Kaduna State. Among those abducted were the wife of the village head and sons of the councillor representing Zagzzaga ward in Munya council. One person was killed and others seriously injured were vigilantes and youths who attempted to confront the bandits when they invaded the village.

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