No fewer than four Forty-two persons have been killed as armed bandits invade communities in Maradun Local Government Area of Zamfara State.
Reporters gathered that the incident occurred on Thursday night in an operation that lasted through to Friday morning.
Mohammed Shehu, the state’s Police Public Relations Officer, confirmed the event when reached by reporters.
According to him, the exact number of dead is now unknown.
“There was an attack but the death is not fourtytwo as the media is saying. Just give me ten minutes”, he stated.