Bandit terrorists have killed 25 members of a community during an attack on Sabon Birnin Birnin village in Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State.
The victims include seven members of a family in an attack that occurred on Monday night
According to a community leader, Bello Musa, many residents of the village have fled from their homes over fears of being attacked or killed by the rampaging bandits.
Musa called on the Federal Government to deploy more troops to Igabi and other troubled zones in Kaduna State to protect the people from more attacks.
The bandits also reportedly carried out a similar attack on 13 other villages in Kerawa ward in Igabi local government area where they killed over 17 people. A resident of the community disclosed that the attacks were carried out simultaneously in the villages.
Meanwhile, Kaduna State Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan, confirmed the attacks saying that security agencies are working hard to stop the attacks and ascertain the number of casualties.