Gunmen last night attacked Wagini village of Batsari Local Government Area of Katsina State, killing one person and injuring three others. The gunmen stormed the village in the middle of the night, shooting sporadically. They also set ablaze cars and houses belonging to the locals.
The deceased whose identity was not ascertained was buried yesterday after Janaza prayer while the injured were rushed to the Katsina General Hospital, Daily Trust on Sunday gathered. Sources told our correspondent that the attack might not be unconnected to the killing of one suspected bandit by some Yan Sakai ( civilian task force) a day earlier.
The spokesman of the state police command, SP Gambo Isah, confirmed the incident.