Bandits raided communities in Zamfara State in the course of the week, killing some individuals and setting homes ablaze.
The bandits invaded the neighborhood within the early hours of Tuesday, killing 14 individuals and setting two communities — Tungar Takoka and Tudun Wadar Maijatau — ablaze.
Ade Marafa, elder sister to Kabiru Marafa, Senator representing Zamfara Central, was killed by bandits numbering over 100. A ransom of N30million was additionally demanded to safe the discharge of Alhaji Ibrahim, husband of late Ade Marafa.
The bandits additionally set Ruwan Bore neighborhood in Gusau Native Authorities Space ablaze.
Residents of Tudun Wadar Maijatau, one of many villages burnt by the bandits in Zamfara State, in addition to residents of Gurbin Bore and Tungar Takoka, have fled to Mada and different protected communities.