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Audacious Katsina bandits raid food, rape women, sack residents

News Summed Up 2018-11-03 05:30:00

The bandits, apart from carting away precious valuables of the people, including cash and food items, also raped the younger women and girls, who were caught unaware during the daylight raid. One of the women, 60-year-old Zaura, told our correspondent that she watched as four bandits raped her daughter-in-law. According to sources, Madugana ward, Rumja ward, Darumi Magaji–Abu ward, Yoyo ward, Kandama ward, Wagini ward and Abado Kagara ward had been invaded at one time or the other by the bandits. The District Head of Batsari, Tukur Ruma, called for more troops to tackle the bandits in the local government area. He said, “We appreciate the current efforts of the police and the military whenever they are called to tackle the bandits.