No fewer than eight have been reportedly killed by bandits in Buruku and Udawa villages of Chikun Government Area of Kaduna State.
The attack which took place on Saturday, was attested to by a resident, one Muhammad Umar.
“Five farmers were killed in Buruku while three were killed in Udawa. We are tired of burying our men daily. We need help,” he said.
According to the Public Relations Officer, ASP Jalige Mohammed, the killings have been confirmed by the police, but it was not yet clear how many lives were taken.