Kaduna confirms killings in 3 LGAs, as 5 youths disappear
Kaduna State Government has condemned the killings and disappearance of some persons in Zangon Kataf, Igabi, Chikun and Jema’a Local Government Areas.
Commissioner for Internal Security, Samuel Aruwan issued a statement on Friday.
He said security agencies reported killings in Kibori, Katsit and Afana in Zangon Kataf Local Government Areas, and Amana Kasuwa of Igabi LGA. Nine persons were also killed in Warkan village of Zangon Kataf LGA, and one person at Kakkau area of Chikun LGA.
Governor Nasir El-Rufai condoled the families that lost loved ones and wished those injured a speedy recovery.
El-Rufai directed the State Emergency Management Agency to assess damages at Warkan village and provide relief materials to the residents.
“The disappearance of five youths in Kafanchan town of Jema’a LGA was also reported by the security agencies on Friday,” Aruwan added. The governor appealed to the affected families to remain calm as security agencies were investigating the incidents.