According to Jim from Chikun area of Kaduna South, Armed men yesterday attacked Rumanan-Gbagyi, a community under Birnin-Gwari local government which also shares border with Zonkoru in Chikun local government areas of Kaduna state. Four people were shot by the gunmen while one person was killed.
Speaking with journalists over the phone, one of those whose family affected, David Madami, confirmed the attacks saying over four persons sustained gunshot injuries with one person name Rabiu Nababa Zonkoru, losing his life to the rampaging armed bandits who also stole an unknown number of cattle.
Madami gave the names of those shot by the attackers and taken to a hospital in Buruku as Isaac Yari, a medical student with Kaduna State University, KASU; Nuhu Gida, Luka Auta, and Saidu Sarki.
The locals are urgently asking for intervention by the Kaduna state government and security forces to contain the attacks which left many villagers running into the bushes to save themselves. Rumanan-Gbagyi is under Buruku police division,