Gunmen have attacked Goska community in Jema’a local government area of Kaduna state killing four people and injuring one woman.
This was disclosed in a statement issued by Kaduna state Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Mr Samuel Aruwan.
According to the statement, the armed bandits invaded the community and killed four residents. The quartet killed were identified as Wakili Kon, Yusuf Joshua, Martha Ayuba, Lami Peter.
“Wakili Kon and Yusuf Joshua were attacked and killed on their farms by the assailants. One woman, Laraba Silas, sustained gunshot injuries and was rushed to hospital.
However, Governor Nasir el-Rufai expressed sadness at the reports and prayed for the repose of the souls of the residents who were brutally killed by the bandits. The Governor sent his condolences to their families and wished the injured citizen a quick recovery.
“Security patrols are ongoing in the general area, alongside investigations into the attack,” Aruwan added.