Abdulkarim Umar Kaura reporting from Zamfara.
Bandits have killed 22 people in tungar kwana village of talata mafara local government area.
An indigine of the village Malan Ahmed Muhmmad told the sky news that, the bandits numbaring over 100 invaded the village around 11:pm in the night where they began to shoot people at sight.
Muhmmad also said that, many people were wounded as a result of gunshots and where currently in hospital for treatment .
He maintained that, the bandits had also carted away with large number of animals.
They took away several cows, sheep and goats as well as foodstuffs ‘ said Muhmmad.
He said that the college has been desented for fear of the return of the bandits who he said have been attacking the people of the village in the past.
The zamfara state police command spoken person SP Shehu Muhmmad confirming the incident, said “the police have confirmed the killing of 20 people in that village not 22”.
Shehu explained that the bandits were targeting the villagers because they (villagers) gave useful information to the security agencies which led to killing of several bandits.