Barely one week after 23 people were killed in five local government areas of the state, suspected bandits invaded Baka village in Kaduna Igabi council of Kaduna State, and killed man and his son. The deceased man, Sanusi Musa and his son were said to have resisted attempt by the bandits to kidnap them.
The Kaduna State Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan, confirmed the incident.
Aruwan said the bandits invaded Baka village in the early hours of Saturday and attacked the residence of the victims by shooting sporadically.
He explained that the bandits, in an attempt to kidnap one Sanusi Musa, who is a farmer in the village, after gaining access into his compound, shot both the man and his son dead.