One killed, eight missing after gunmen attack Zamfara village


Unknown gunmen have attacked Yan’Kaba village in Kauran Namoda Local Government Area of Zamfara State, killing one person.

Confirming the attack, Chairman of the Local Government Area Abdullahi Isah said the village head Buhari Ammani, and seven others went missing immediately after the attack sparking fear that they may have been abducted by the gunmen.

Explaining how the attack happened, Isah said the gunmen stormed the village early Friday morning, shooting in the air.

He also adds that a a search team have since been dispatched to comb the sourrounding forests and villages for the missing persons.

Meanwhile, Security officials are yet to react to the incident.

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