Gunmen suspected to be bandits have invaded a military base in Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State and killed solders, kidnapped people and burnt motorcycles
The Gunmen stormed the camp of the Joint Security Task Force comprising of the Army, Police, Civil Defence and Vigilantes at Allawa and opened fire on them, An officer of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) was killed in the attack while many security personnel sustained injuries.
Also 10 persons were adopted, seven motorcycles got stolen also burnt down military vehicles in attacks which happened on Wednesday and in the early hours of Thursday.
While speaking with a resident also a witness, said the bandits attacked Manta, Gurmana and Bassa villages on Wednesday, where they killed one Alhaji Sale in Madalla community and kidnapped four people.
“During the invasion, they killed one Alhaji Sale in Madalla community under Bassa ward and kidnapped four people and went away with two motorcycles”
“Also in Kokki Boddo a community under Gurmana ward, they abducted six persons and took away five motorcycles, five people were also kidnapped in Manta ward,” he said.