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Bandits attack Katsina village, burn houses


By Our Correspondent

Dare devil bandits have attacked ‘Yantuwaru village of Ruwan-Godiya ward of Faskari local government area of Katsina state where they burnt houses.

A resident of the village, Rabe Ahmad ‘Yantuwaru who spoke to blueinknews on phone said the assailants raided the village today (Friday) evening.

He added that the bandits launched the attack shortly after the villagers returned to the village to salvage their property.

” The bandits have since dislodged us from the village. After disloding us they forcefully occupy it. So today people decided to go and salvage their remaining property. Shortly after arriving they launched an attack” he added.

According to him, the bandits went on rampage setting all house in the village ablaze.

He noted that so far one person among those who returned is still missing, adding ” the missing person is a 45 year old man with three wives and many children”.

‘Yantuwaru disclosed that after chasing the residents out of the village the bandits celebrated the last Eid-el-Fitr in the village.



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