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JUST IN: 19 feared killed in Kaduna village assault

By AbdulGafar Alabelewe, Kaduna

No fewer than 19 individuals have been reported killed in an assault by gunmen on Kukum Daji village in Kaura Native Authorities space of Kaduna State.

The Nation gathered the assault was launched on the village round 10:30 on Sunday evening.

It was additionally gathered 30 different individuals, who escaped by the whiskers, sustained varied levels of accidents.

Eyewitnesses from the village mentioned the attackers, who had been closely armed with rifles and different harmful weapons, descended on villagers and killed them in chilly blood.

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President of the Group’s Growth Affiliation, Mr. Yashen Titus, instructed newsmen on Monday the victims had been shot useless at an after marriage ceremony occasion in one of many homes in the neighborhood.

He mentioned the attackers stormed the village at precisely 10:35 closely armed and began capturing sporadically.

In response to Tutus: “The attackers had been closely armed. 17 folks died immediately from gunshots.

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“32 different individuals who sustained varied levels of damage had been rushed to the hospitals, however sadly, two of them died within the hospital.

“As I converse, among the villagers are nonetheless lacking and we don’t know their state. We can not even search deep into the bush as a result of safety brokers not been deployed to the neighborhood but.”

When contacted, Kaduna Police Command’s Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), ASP Muhammad Jalige confirmed the assault.

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He nonetheless mentioned the casualty determine was but to be ascertained however hinted your complete space has been fortified.

The PPRO mentioned: “Sure, there was an assault on Kukum Daji Village of Kaura Native Authorities space yesterday evening.

” The realm has been fortified, however we’re but to substantiate the variety of casualty. As quickly as we get that, I’ll get again to you.”

JUST IN: 19 feared killed in Kaduna village assault

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