GUNMEN INVADE RESIDENCE IN ZARIA, ABDUCT PROFESSOR AND KILL HIS SON
Gunmen on Sunday night invaded the residence of a certain Professor Aliyu Kuregu in Wusasa Town, Zaria Local Government Area (LGA) of Kaduna State.
It was gathered that the attackers stormed the Professor's residence around 11pm, abducted him, killed one of his sons and injured another.
It is pertinent to mention that on November 23, unknown gunmen abducted a Professor working with the Department of Physiology, Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria.
In the last one year, Kaduna has gained notoriety for banditry attacks accompanied with kidnappings, killings, cattle rustling, and armed robbery.
On Sunday, bandits abducted about 27, traders on the Kaduna-Abuja expressway.
Recall that on Wednesday, armed bandits attacked Mando village in Birnin Gwari town, Kaduna State, and abducted 18 persons, including four nursing mothers and their babies.
Sources say the assailants also carted away food items and household materials.
In a similar attack on a Kaduna community, Eons Intelligence reported that armed bandits in the early hours of Wednesday, January 13 attacked Garu village in Igabi local government area killing two persons identified as Aliyu Daiyabu and Safiyanu Muhammad.
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