8 Killed In Fresh Attack In Zango Kataf LG


Seven people have been confirmed killed in another fresh attack in Gora Gan Village of Zango Kataf local government area of Kaduna State.

The vice Chairman, Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in the LG, Pastor Isaac Ango Makama, who confirmed the incident to ElanzaNews on Tuesday, disclosed that the attackers invaded the village at around 7 pm and started shooting sporadically.

He said the attackers were over 50.

He said that 8 corpses have so far been deposited at the Zonkwa General hospital while some of the villagers are still missing.

The clergy lamented that the government and the Southern Kaduna representatives, particularly the legislatures representing the people in the Kaduna State House of Assembly have failed the people.

” I am calling on the people to recall these representatives who are not remorseful over the plight of their own people.

” The state lawmakers have not visited the IDP camp as am talking to you right now, it shows how insensitive our people are toward the downtrodden.

Secretary of Mercy IDP camp in Zonkwa, Mr. Ezekiel James, disclosed that the camp has registered 559 people who fled their villeges.

He added that the camp is in dare need of medical drugs and facilities to be able to treat some of the traumatized IDPs.

He appealed to previlaged individuals to see the need of extending their gestures towards alleviating the sufferings of the IDPs.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *