Gunmen, believed to be bandits have again struck in Zango Kataf Local Government Area of Kaduna State, as a fisherman, Adamu Bala, who had gone to fish at a river between Zango Urban and Ungwan Ruhogo has been found dead.
The state Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Mr. Samuel Aruwan, revealed this in a statement on Wednesday, adding that the incidence happened on Monday.
Aruwan said: “Troops of Operation Safe Haven have reported a killing between Zangon Urban and Ungwan Ruhogo, Zangon Kataf local government area.
“According to the report, the victim, one Adamu Bala, was killed by unknown persons after he went fishing at the river in the said location on Monday 12th April 2021.
“His corpse was found on the riverbank yesterday, Tuesday 13th April 2021. He has since been buried.
“Governor Nasir El-Rufai noted the report with sadness, and condoled the family of the deceased, while praying for the repose of his soul.
“Investigations into the incident are ongoing.”
NaijaNewsNow reports that Zango Kataf have been the theatre of bandits’ attacks in the last one week, with no fewer than five persons reportedly killed.