Bandits kill hunter, kidnap 30 in Niger

Bandits kill hunter, kidnap 30 in Niger
Bandits kill hunter, kidnap 30 in Niger

In Niger State’s Zazzaga Community, Munya Local Government Area, a hunter has been murdered and 30 people have been abducted, according to authorities.

The event was verified by the state’s Commissioner of Police, Monday Bala Kuryas, in an interview with the Daily Trust.

He said that it occurred at 2 a.m. on Wednesday and that “the police are already on the trail of the perpetrators in order to release the abducted victims unharmed.” He also stated that

In contrast, the Munya Local Government Secretary, James Jagaba, confirmed to our reporter over the phone that 68 people had been abducted, including women and children, among others.

“They descended upon the village in great numbers as the victims slept and seized control of the situation. Three people were shot and one died while 68 others were taken, according to the official report.

According to another report from the neighborhood, the robbers moved from one home to another at a time.

“During a gun war with the crooks, a hunter was killed by a bullet. We have no information concerning the location of the abducted individuals. “However, security forces, including police officers, military people, and vigilantes, have been stationed throughout the neighborhood,” he said.

Although the authorities have often said that the situation is stable, there has been an increase in insecurity throughout the nation.

According to the Niger State government’s secretary, Boko Haram has taken possession of five villages in the Shiroro Local Government Area, which was announced on Monday.

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