The Kaduna State government has confirmed the death of 5 persons in series of attacks in Zangon Kataf Local government area of Kaduna State
The State Commissioner for Internal security and home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan confirmed this in a statement.
According to him, a 10-year-old boy identified as the son of one Alhaji Dare Mato was killed by unidentified persons around Madauchi Forest, Zangon Kataf LGA while herding cattle.
He added that two farmers, Samson Sunday and Haruna were killed by unidentified persons on their farms.
Others killed in the attack were identified as Philip Magu Kurmin Masara along Bakin Kogi in Atyap Chiefdom, Bitrus Kauna in Jankasaa around the Zangon Kataf/Kaura LGA boundaries.
The State government appealed to residents to embrace recourse to the law, and break the brutal cycle of killing and reprisal and support the government’s peace-building efforts in the state.