200 killed and scores missing, as bandits attack villages in Zamfara Nigeria OpenCategory: Violent Attacks
Time: 07 Jan 22, 10:19AM
Address: Bukkuyum central mosque, Bukkuyum, Nigeria
Reported by: Saliu Juliana
Fleeing bandits have reportedly killed over 200 persons in Anka and Bukkuyum local government areas of Zamfara State. It was gathered that the bandits, who were fleeing as a result of ongoing military operations, were trying to leave the state with large number of animals when they attacked some villages in the two local government areas, killing over 200 people in the process. The attacked villages are Rafin Danya, Barayar Zaki, Rafin Gero and Kurfa.