Breaking: Gunmen Abduct Kaduna Village Head’s Wife, Children, Vigilante Shot Dead

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    Fear is gripping the community, after gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen  abducted  60-year old wife of the village head of Kagurdna, Kakau District of Chikun Local Government Area, Chief Amos Yerima.

    AUTHENTIC News Daily gathered that the incident took place early hours of Friday morning, just after midnight.

    Though details are still sketchy, 35-year old son of the victim, Makama  Nathan Yerima explained that a vigilante was also shut  dead while attempting to stop the armed men, while others took off in fear for their lives.

    “We heard them speaking in Hausa with Fulani accent.  My mother, my younger brother and one nephew were taken away by them,” he said.

    When asked if any demands have been made, he said they have not been contacted as at the time of going to the press.

    He however, confirmed that Policemen came to their house this morning on a visit he suspected was connected to the incident.

    When contacted, the Police Public Relations Officer, Kaduna State Command, ASP Usman Aliyu said that he was yet to be briefed on the development, but promised to furnish  details of the incident when available.

     

     

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