Bandits Murder Farmer, Kidnap Three Other In Kaduna
The businessman and farmer, Mallam Jafaru Bello, was killed by gunmen, while three others were abducted.
It was confirmed that the incident took place on Wednesday when the hoodlums assaulted Bello after visiting his farm in Udawa in the Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State.
Three other farmers were kidnapped from the farm on the same day.
“They first shot him on the shoulder and later shot him on the back. He died immediately. Also, they abducted three other farmers from the area,” a resident of the area told the media.
Kaduna is one of the states in Nigeria with a high rate of banditry, mass killings, and abductions
Last week, over 80 people were reported to have been killed in various attacks on communities in Kaura, Kajuru, Kauru, Zangon Kataf, and Jama’a local government areas in the Southern part of the state.