Gloria Ogbu


Gunmen have reportedly killed one person and abducted the Rector of the Federal School of Statistics, in Manchok, Kaura Local Government Area of Kaduna State.

According to eye witness report, the attack took place at about 8 pm, Monday night, when the attackers stormed the village in their numbers.

The source said: “The terrorist stormed the community at night and killed one person while a lady was kidnapped including the rector.”

The attack is coming barely three weeks when two Ad hoc staff in charge of distributing mosquito nets were gunned down en route Zangang-Zankan road in the same LGA.

A resident, John Auta, lamented that some communities in the local government had been experiencing attacks by the terrorist and security officials were not doing enough to arrest the situation.

He also called on the government to ensure that security agencies were stationed in the area to curtail the activities of these criminal elements.