About 50 bandits reportedly attacked Mazoji community on Saturday morning, a village under Matazu Local Government Area of Katsina State on Saturday, killing the traditional ruler of the community.
The operation claimed the life of Alh. Dikko Usman the village head of Mazoji, Matazu LGA in Katsina state, at his palace.
According to sources, the attack on Mazoji took place around 2am, and lasted for hours, before the bandits finally killed village head.
An unknown number of cows were rustled during the attack, while 5 motorcycles were also burned.
As at 7:30am on Saturday morning, security personnel were yet to arrive the scene of the incident.