Bandits kill 20 traders in Sokoto market

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No fewer than 20 traders were reportedly killed by bandits who raided a weekly market at Unguwan Lalle in Sabon Birni Local Government Area of Sokoto State.

Rural Post also learned the attack left several others injured, majority of whom are currently receiving treatment at the General Hospital, Sabon Birni.

Sokoto Police spokesman ASP Sanusi Abubukar could not be reached on phone to confirm the incident.

But a former council chairman, Abdullahi Tsamaye , confirmed the incident.

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