Report from zamfara state says that Suspected bandits have killed the village head of Kujemi Village of Dan Sadau District in Maru Local Government area of Zamfara State.
The Police Public Relations Officer of the state Police Command SP Shehu Muhammad who confirmed the killing in a Press Released issued to Newsmen said, the suspected bandits invaded the village in large number at about 8:40pm.
The statement added that, the bandits killed the village head Malam Gambo, male of Karauchi village and Mustapha Halilu “male” of Dan sadau District during the attack.
According to the statement the command has dispatched combined team of policemen under operation “Puff Adder” in conjunction with military to the area to forestall further attack on the neighbouring villages and to also arrest the perpetrators of the dastardly act.
The command therefore appealed for members of the public to continue to support and cooperate with security agencies by giving useful information on activities of criminal elements with a view to taking proactive measures.