The police on Thursday confirmed that bandits again invaded Yanbuki Village in Zurmi Local Government Area of Zamfara State, killing seven people.
They also reportedly carted away over 1,500 cows and sheep, and foodstuffs taken from shops they broke.
It is gathered that the armed bandits in large number stormed the village Monday night and started shooting sporadically.
By the time they left the village, seven people have been killed, while several others sustained serious injuries.
The spokesperson of the state police command, SP Mohammed Shehu, who confirmed the incident to journalists said, “The Commissioner of Police has already deployed enough police personnel to the area in order to restore peace.”