Bandits have reportedly invaded Ungwan Gawayi and Gidan Wuka Villages in Zango Kataf local government area of Kaduna State, killing 3 persons while 5 others sustained various degrees of injuries.
A resident who pleaded anonymity confirmed the incident to ELANZA NEWS on Friday morning, said the gunmen invaded Ungwan Gawayi at around 7:30pm on Thursday evening and open fire at the locals killing 2 people while two others sustained injuries.
While in Gidan Wuka Village, one person was shot dead and looted 2 shops before they left the Village at about 10pm.
He said security operatives arrived in the village when the attackers had already carried out their evil act.
He explained that villages under Atyap Chiefdom have been under severe attacks without any apprehension by security operatives deployed to Man the area.
The spokesperson for the state Police Command, Mohammed Jalige, had not responded to calls for comments on the development as of the time of filing this report.