A medical doctor identified as Dr. Zakariya Dogonyaro was said to be the worshipper whom was reportedly shot dead by armed bandits who attack Haske Baptist Church on Monday at Manini Tasha village, Kuriga Ward of Chikun local government area of the state.
It would be recalled on Sunday, NTZ reported the attacked some bandits made to a church during the church service where a worshiper got shot and some were abducted while others sustained various degree of injuries
The incident was confirmed by the state commissioner for internal security and Home affairs, Samuel Aruwan, who said not more than four whorshippers were abducted
The spokesperson of the Kaduna state Police commands, Mohammed Jalige also verified the incident and disclosed that only two worshipers of the church got abducted
“Two others sustained gunshot wounds, namely; Dr. Zakariya Doga Yaro, a staff of Kaduna State Ministry of Health attached to the Primary Healthcare Center in Rimi village, Udawa, Chikun LGA and Shehu Haruna. Unfortunately, Dr. Zakariya Yaro died on the spot while Shehu Haruna is currently receiving medical treatment,”
“Consequently, normalcy has since been restored; security has been beefed up in the area with a view to forestalling reoccurrence of the dastardly attack while concerted effort is ongoing to locate the missing persons,
“The Command is deeply saddened by this unprovoked attack on innocent citizens carrying out their legitimate daily routine and commiserate with the affected families,” Jalige said.
Meanwhile, one of the family of the deceased, who shot dead during the attack has took to his Facebook page to mourn the death of his uncle
Read what he wrote below