Death toll in Southern Kaduna bandit attacks on Monday has risen from six to 25.
The state Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan, disclosed this amidst claim by the Southern Kaduna Peoples Union (SOKAPU) that five more, including a pregnant woman, were killed in another onslaught on Zangon-Kataf Local Government Area on Tuesday.
Aruwan had while giving an update yesterday on the attacks on five communities in Chawai Chiefdom in Kauru Local Government Area, said that troops averted the thwarted rampage by bandits in Magamiya village in Zango-Kataf council
The commissioner said that one of the bandits was arrested while a resident was hit by a stray bullet in Magamiya, also in Southern Kaduna.
The Kauru LGA incidents were in Ungwan,Magali, Kisico, Kigam and Kikoba communities.
Aruwan said in a statement that three persons were injured while 65 farms and 63 houses were destroyed by the bandits in the Chawa chiefdom.
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