Crisis Erupt in Zamfara, 15 People "Dead" Including Pregnant Woman - NAIJA NEWS TODAY & LATEST BREAKING NEWS ™
Connect with us

BREAKING NEWS

Crisis Erupt in Zamfara, 15 People “Dead” Including Pregnant Woman

Saka babtunde

Published

on

police

Mr Samuel Mashi, Chairman of Akwanga Local Government of Nasarawa State, stated on Monday that gunmen have killed a pregNANt woman and 15 others in Numa village of the realm on Sunday evening, Nigeria news live reports.

Mashi advised newsmen in Akwanga that the gunmen attacked the community at about 10pm throughout a naming ceremony.

“They simply began shooting sporadically on a community that was simply having merriment.

“Sadly 16 people had been killed in cold blood for just no reason,” he stated.

The chairman stated that safety had been beefed up in the affected community and environs to forestall reprisal assaults and further breakdown of regulation and order.

Equally, Mr Samson Gamu-Yare, Chun-Mada and Chairman Traditional Council of Akwanga, described the assault as barbaric.

He added that apart from the 16 people killed, so many others were injured and are receiving treatment in numerous hospitals.

He called on the state and federal government to urgently fish out the perpetrators of the assault.

The monarch urged individuals of the affected neighborhood to stay law abiding even in the face of the unprovoked assault.

Confirming the incident, Mohammed Akira, Deputy Commissioner of Police in command of Criminal investigation Division (CID), stated the command had mobilized to the realm to forestall further breakdown of law an order.

News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalls that gunmen had in March 2019, attacked and killed folks in Merte and Nandem communities of the same LGA. (NAN)

Copyright Nigeria News Live 2019 Chat with Us on Whatsapp on 08059984535 Send us enquiries, press releases.Advertise with us.

My Name is Saka Babatunde, a Graduate of Social Science University of Ilorin, I am Passionate about politics. Blogger I Entrepreneur Motivational speaker I Caring father philanthropist life coach Connect me on hammad@nigeriadailytimes.com

Advertisement
Comments

Most Share

%d bloggers like this: