At least 17 kills were accomplished in a village at the weekend in Zamfara state. A gunmen came into the village and started to shot at people as residents fled.
“After the attack, we collected 17 dead bodies which we buried,” Magami resident Kasimu Bello told AFP.
The same description was confirmed form another eyewitness “The bandits pursued people like chickens and shot them dead as they ran into the bush”.
In addition to those horrible happening, citizens of villages were devastated because of numerous thieves and murdering.
The government had to deploy troops and police. So, last month spokesperson was declared about 104 killed bandits and 16 members of the Police Department.