Bandits kill clinic staff, 2 others, injure 3 in Kaduna communities

Gunmen on Monday killed three people in Ungwan Lalle, Igabi
local government area of Kaduna state.
They also killed one hospital worker and injured three other
medical staff in another attack in Jema’a local government
area of Kaduna state.
A statement signed on Tuesday by the Kaduna state
Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel
Aruwan, said, “three citizens were killed by armed bandits in
Ungwan Lalle Village, Igabi local government area. This was
made known in a report to the Kaduna state government by
security agencies.
“The incident occurred in the early hours of Monday 22nd
March 2021 . According to the reports, the bandits initially
attempted to barricade the Kwanar Tsintsiya road, along the
Kaduna-Zaria highway, but were repelled by troops and
vigilante patrols.
“As the bandits retreated to their camp, they attacked the
village and killed the following locals: Dayyabu Yarima,
Dalhatu Ashiru and Suleiman Samatu.
“In another incident, troops of Operation Safe Haven reported
that gunmen attacked Niima Clinic in Golgofa Village, Jema’a
local government area, late Monday night. One person on the
staff of the clinic was killed, and three others sustained
gunshot injuries.
“Governor Nasir El-Rufai noted the reports with sadness and
prayed for the repose of the souls of those killed, while
sending condolences to their families. He also wished the
injured a speedy recovery.”

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