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Among those killed were two private security guards at the private residence of the state’s Deputy Governor, Bala Ngalari

The PDP members reportedly shot dead were Alhaji Ibrahim Usman Gula, the Zonal Vice Chairman for Southern Borno; and Hajia Gambo, the PDP Woman Leader, Shehuri Ward in Maiduguri

A source close to one of the victims said he had a visitor that afternoon while on the way to accompany the visitor, he and the visitor were killed

Kademi, according to the Public Relations Officer of the Kano State Police Command, Magaji Majiya, was shot dead at about 6:30pm on Friday at Hotoro by Ring Road on the outskirts of Kano town

The attack, which took place on Sunday in Gindin Akwanti, Gashish District of Barkin Ladi Local Government Area of Plateau State, saw the gunmen shooting eight persons but four died

The traditional ruler of Dogo Dawa and a Councillor of Birni Gwari Local Government Area, Muhammad Abdullahi, confirmed the killing of the 20 worshippers as they stepped out of the mosque