By Our Correspondent
A rival gang fight among bandits operating in the Ilela axis of Safana local government of Katsina state has left many bandits dead.
A source from the area who spoke with blueinknews on condition of anonymity said the incident happened last weekend.
The source alleged that the fight was between bandits loyal to a gang leader known as Dangote and those loyal to a repentant bandit called Mani.
The source further disclosed that the gun duel between the rival gangs which took place around illela village and its outskirts has left many bandits dead.
Similarly the source further disclosed that one Mu’azu darlin power of Illela village was killed by the bandits while three others were injured from gun shots.
It was also learnt that the bandits run riot in the village burning houses, shops and cars.
However, another source alleged that the fight broke out among the bandits due to rivalry over a woman.