An army soldier has been killed and a housewife and her two children have been abducted by bandits in Milgoma, opposite the Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital in Kaduna State.
The soldier died at an undisclosed hospital, Due to injuries sustained in a gun duel with the attackers.
According to residents, the incident occurred around 9pm on Monday.
One reliable source in the community reports that the bandits number in the hundreds
They were armed with sophisticated weapons and shot sporadically as they moved
Community members were attacked.
According to him, the Kaduna State Vigilance Service, Military and Police swiftly responded to the distress call, adding that when the bandits spotted the security personnel, they engaged them in a shootout that led to the soldier’s death.
As of Wednesday, there were no reported casualties among the bandits
This report was filed at this time.