Suspected terrorists have reportedly killed a businessman identified as Tukur Makeri and abducted several others in Katsina state.
Metronetworknews gathered that the incident happened on Thursday when the terrorists attacked Bakiyawa community in Batagarawa Local Government Area of the state.
It learnt that the hoodlums, beside wounding four villagers, also looted houses and shops during the attack that lasted for about three hours.
A resident of the community,who gave his name as Marwan Zayanna, said that the terrorists stormed the community on over 40 motorcycles and shot sporadically, forcing residents to run helter-skelter, seeking safety.
According to him, “four of the victims wounded are currently receiving treatment at the Katsina Teaching Hospital. The terrorists were very many. It is difficult to state their exact number.
“They took away many people from our village after killing Tukur Makeri, a dealer in agricultural products who had been buried earlier today (yesterday)”, he stated