Bandits have killed thirteen people at Kanya and Ayu wards in Danko Wasagu Local Government Area of Kebbi State.
The Vice Chairman of the local government area, Alhaji Hussaini Bena confirmed this to Radio Nigeria in Birnin Kebbi through phone call.
The Vice Chairman explains that, bandicts on Wednesday night invaded some communities in the area killing security parsonnel as well as volunteer vigilantee called “Yansakai”.
He futher explains that, the bandits were seen coming into the area from Mariga local government area in Niger state which is a boundary with Kebbi state to which they invaded some communities in Ayu ward cathering away over two hundred cows.
Alhaji Bena, lamented the situation where by people in Kanya and Ayu axis did not sleep through out Thursday night as a result if the operation of the bandits.
The Council Vice Chairman said, information gathered by the council from relevant stakeholders, thirteen people were shot death by the bandits in Kanya and Ayu wards.
“We have to provide any information we gathered from reliable source”.
He revealed that, the State Government team under the leadership of the State Deputy Governor, Colonel Samaila Yombe retired were at the areas of the incident to see what has happened.