Over 200 Residents Buried As Bandits Invade Zamfara Communities (Photo)
No fewer than 200 bodies have been recovered and buried after gunmen suspected to be bandits attack parts of Zamfara state.
It was gathered that the victims were massacred after the armed men invaded different communities in Anka and Bukkuyum local government areas of Zamfara State.
Some of the communities attacked by the Bandits are Barayar Zaki, Wanu, Rafin Gero, Laho, Lallaho, Kurfar Danya, Dutsin Dan Ajiya, Tungar Geza, Kewaye and Tungar Na More.
Reports says no fewer than 200 corpses were recovered from bushes as some of the people were caught unawares on their farmlands.
In Kurfad Danye alone, sources said about 140 bodies of vigilante members were buried on Friday.
The bandits, who were about 300 and armed with sophisticated weapons, had on Wednesday stormed the communities on motorcycles and started firing sporadic gunshot.
The terrorists also destroyed valuables, abducted and displaced several persons, including women and children in the affected communities.
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