Breaking News: Gunmen kill policeman, adduct 15 people
The high level of insecurity in the country seriously call for an urgent action as to save the nation from collapsing.
Recently, some suspected gunmen have killed a mobile policeman attached to the Maru Police Division and abducted 15 persons after a successful coordinated attack on the Ruwandoruwa community in Maru Local Government Area in Zamfara state.
Naija Reporters investigation revealed that the 15 persons abducted had the wife of the district head of the community.
Our correspondent attempt to reach the police authority for confirmation proved abortive as no official statement on the latest attack.
Abdullahi, a resident of the Ruwandoruwa community in an interview said that the incident happened early around 12:30 am on Sunday, November 19.
He said the assailants unleashed gunfire indiscriminately after they stormed the community. Adding that a mobile policeman was fatally shot in front of the district head’s residence while attempting to defend the house.
According to Ruwandoruwa, the abductors plan was to kidnap the district head, but they could not locate him.
“They found their way to the district head’s house after which they shot a policeman in front of the house,” he said.
“They did not meet the district head at home, but they found his wife and took her away.”
Ruwandoruwa said the bandits are yet to contact the community for ransom regarding the abducted individuals.