JUST IN: Bandits Attacked Kastina sate and Left Seven Death

At least seven individuals have been observed killed afterwards bandits attacked various communities in Kasai then Nahuta villages on Batsari Local Government Area on Katsina State.

Katsina, usually referred to as Katsina State to distinguish it from the city of Katsina, is a state in North West zone of Nigeria.

A native of Kurmiyal, a neighbouring community, Sama’ila Lihidda, confirmed the arrival to Infolink69 News about a phone call Saturday.

Lihidda harassed that the hoodlums attacked the communities last night at as regards 7:00 pm now the residents had been making ready because of the evening prayer, Magrib.

Although the police are yet in conformity with insure the incident, the inhabitant noted “in Kasai community alone, two persons were wounded or five killed within Nahuta neighborhood along various others injured.”

“Upon theirs presence on motorcycles, the bandits armed together with guns, blooming fire, shooting sporadically about the atmosphere after disperse the people residing between Kasai yet Nahuta communities,” Lihidda added.


When contacted, the state’s policeman spokesman, SP Gambo Isah noted that is yet to confirm the attack.

“Okay, let me call the DPO on Batsari, I wish keep you posted. Thanks,” Isah said.

In the past few years Katsina, along including other northern states, has viewed a upward shove of bandit attacks about villages, persuasive calls for multiplied protection because citizens.

Seeking A Solution

On Thursday, participants on the Northern Governors Forum met in accordance with animadversion the safety situation within the region.


The teleconference, as used to be presided over by using the Chairman over the Forum then Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong, held in opposition to the backdrop regarding latest attacks about communities among northern states by means of Boko Haram and bandits among other criminals.

During the meeting, the governors were concerned as regards the degree on insecurity of the place or took incomplete measures according to address the situation.

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