Unknown gunmen suspected to be the marauding bandits terrorising the Jap Senatorial district of Sokoto state have attacked Ungwan Lalle village in Sabon Birni native authorities space allegedly killing two troopers.
Sources within the village mentioned the armed bandits invaded the village on Wednesday afternoon numbering about 100 on bike carrying subtle weapons.
A supply mentioned, the bandits attacked a army checkpoints on Sokoto/Sabon Birni street and within the course of a gun battle ensued,.
After the fierce gun battle sources mentioned the military retreated and name for backup to match the variety of the assailants.
The sources mentioned three operational autos from Sabon Birni responding to misery name to offer enforcement to the troops on floor, however we’re ambushed and two troopers have been killed within the course of.
The supply mentioned the bandits additionally burnt down two patrol autos belonging to the police and the military.
The bandits have been mentioned to have kidnapped residents of the village together with staff of a major well being care centre.
Additionally they.looted outlets and homes in addition to rustled unspecified variety of livestock
Each the Military and the police are but to confirmed the assault at Ungwan Lalle because the Military spokesman mentioned he has not been briefed of the event.