Zangang - No fewer than 11 people were on Saturday killed in a renewed attack
in Zangang village in Attakar Chiefdom, Kaura Local Government Area of
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) learnt that the gunmen attacked the
village early in the morning, leaving several houses completely burnt.
A resident of the village, Isuwa Jiga, told NAN that more corpses
were likely to be discovered as many residents were still missing.
"We have not seen some of our family members yet,’’ Jiga said.
When contacted, the Police Public Relations Officer, DSP. Aminu Lawal, confirmed the incident.
Lawal said that a combined team of security operatives had been deployed to the area.
NAN recalls that Zangang village had witnessed three consecutive
attacks since the beginning of this year, while several lives and
property were lost in the attack.