By Abubakar Damari
Bandits have killed leader of vigilante group in Maigora town in Faskari local government area of Katsina state, Malam Ummaru Balli.
The incident which occured on Sunday night also led to the abduction of eight persons by the bandit.
A source in the area who spoke on condition of anonymity said the incident took place in Rimi village in Sabuwa local government when leader of the vigilante and his group rush to the area to thwart an attack by the bandits.
The source added that the vigilante group engaged the bandits in shoot-out that led to the killing of the vigilante leader and the kidnap of the eight persons.
Source also disclosed that the eight person are yet to be rescued.