At least ten people have been killed after bandits attacked three villages in Zango Kataf and Chikun local government areas of Kaduna state.
A statement by the Kaduna State Commissioner for internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan, said the bandits attacked Kurmin Gandu village in Zango Kataf local government and killed five people.
They also burnt down ten houses, two motorcycles, and 50 bags of ginger, while some dry season farmers lost water pumping machines and other valuables around the Zango Urban general area.
The commissioner added that some survivors of the attack have been hospitalized.
The latest incident comes barely 24 hours after seven people were killed by bandits in Igabi and Kajuru local government areas of the state.