BREAKING!!! Tension In Kaduna Communities As Bandits Kills Police Officer, Abducts Wife, 2 Daughters And 20 Others (Photos)

During raids on the villages of Ungwan Maje and Ungwan Laka in Kaduna State’s Chikun Local Government Area, bandits killed a police officer and kidnapped 23 persons.

In the early hours of Wednesday, September 8, the bandits assaulted the settlements and began fire on inhabitants who were still sleeping.

The gunmen initially struck Ungwan Maje, where they abducted 16 people, including women and children, according to eyewitnesses.

They then went to the Ungwan Laka village, where they assassinated Inspector Yahaya Joshua Markus, a mobile police officer, and kidnapped his wife and two daughters.

According to reports, the dead officer was on his way home from the Rivers State Command, where he was stationed.

The bandit set fire to and destroyed the victims’ belongings.

Aruwan Sanuma, a resident of Ungwan Laka and a retired military personnel, was alleged to have narrowly escaped. However, the hoodlums set fire to his car and motorcycle.

The event was confirmed by Mohammed Jalige, a spokesman for the Kaduna State Police Command, who said security personnel were on the trail of the bandits with the goal of catching them and freeing the kidnapped victims.

According to George Shekwagah Yusuf, a community elder, the following are the names of individuals kidnapped during the attacks:

First house: 

1 – Rifkath Markus.

2 – Silas Markus

3 – Cicilia Markus


Second house: 

1 – Victoria Daniel

2- josia Daniel.


Third house: 

1 – Daniel peter

2 – blessing peter

3 – Anex Andrew

4 – peter Andrew


Forth house: 

1 – Praise Michael.

2 – Jessica Michael

3 – Miracle Michael.

4 – Faith Michael

5 – Evelyn Michael

6 – Elizabeth Michael

Fifth house: 

1 – Dominion Pius John

2 – Ihouya Pius john

3- Ruth Pius John

4- Talatu Pius John


Sixth house: 

1 – Adamu Wayar


Seventh house: 

1 – Plangnan Timothy

2 – Gaius Timothy

3 – Mrs Deborah Timothy

Inspector Yahaya Joshua Markus Inspector Yahaya Joshua Markus

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