Responsive Ad Slot

Latest

latest post

Bandits attack another Mosque in Zamfara, kill dozens of worshippers

Bandits attack another Mosque in Zamfara, kill dozens of worshippers

An attack during Juma’at service on Friday in a mosque at Ruwan Jema community, has left at least 18 muslim worshippers dead.

The attack occured in Bukkuyum Local Government Area of Zamfara State, barely three weeks after worshippers were kidnapped at a mosque in Zugu community.

A report by Daily Trust on Saturday September 24, 2022, quoted an eyewitness saying the attackers invaded the mosque during the Juma’at prayer and opened fire on the muslims.

According to the survivor named Usman Lawal, many persons were also injured in a stampede while they were fleeing.

The bandits also killed fleeing locals they found in bushes and forests, said Lawal who disclosed that their bodies have been retrieved and buried according to Islamic funeral rite.
Don't Miss
© All Rights Reserved | Gist Briefly | 2022