Richard Ginika Izuora
Deadly attack by criminals on Kurar Mota community in Bungudu Local Government Area of Zamfara State, has claimed the lives of 13 Policemen.
It was also reported that another three persons were killed in the attack.
Earlier, the bandits made spirited attempt to invade Magami but were repelled by soldiers.
A source in the community said, “They withdrew after they were overpowered by the soldiers there. They then rode to a community along Magami – Dankurmi – Dangulbi road and killed one person and torched four shops.”
“Thereafter, they moved to Kurar Mota community and attacked the police formation near the township clinic. The criminals then dashed into the forest”
“The slain officers and the injured ones were conveyed to Gusau in a convoy of police vehicles this afternoon. I saw several police vehicles move towards the area,”.