Bandits Sack 2 Local Governments In Niger State, Rape Women
Information reaching Ibom Focus says that Bandits Sack 2 Local Governments In Niger State, Rape Women
Gunmen have killed a number of people and security agents in the last five days in communities in the Shiroro and Mariga Local Government Area of Niger State as another attack on the communities occurred on Tuesday.
According to Daily Sun, residents of Ukuru village in Bobi, Mariga local government area were woken up by the gunmen who killed an unspecified number of people.
Houses, food barns, including other properties were also destroyed in the process.
Scores of people, including women and children were reportedly abducted during the attack.
The attack came barely 48 hours after the gunmen ambushed a Joint Security Team in Kwanan Dutse, killing three policemen and two vigilantes while a number of the gunmen were also neutralised.
Equally in Shiroro local government area, the gunmen also on Tuesday morning went haywire, sacking over 30 villages and displaced over 3,000 people.
Six people were killed while many were serious injured
Women were also said to have been raped in Ajatai in Kwaki community by the gunmen who stormed these communities at about 8am on Tuesday.
This was after the state Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello said it was time to declare a full-fledged war against the terrorists in the state.