Fresh reports emerging from Gora-Gan Community in Zangon Kataf Local Government Area (LGA), Kaduna State, suggested that two lives have been lost in an attack by gunmen.
The Chairman of the LGA, Mr Elias Manza, confirmed the incident to newsmen. He narrated how the attackers had opened fire on some youths who were playing around the village market square on Friday evening.
Manza told the ‘News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)‘ on Saturday that the incident was a very big surprise to the residents.
“The attackers came on motorcycles and opened fire on the youth playing, killing two females while two males sustained injuries.
“The injured are currently receiving treatment, but normalcy has been restored to the area,’’ he said.
The chairman said he was elated by the swift response of the security operatives as they have since been drafted to the affected community.
He further advised residents of the area to remain calm and cooperate with the security operatives by providing useful information to help fish out these bandits.