The Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan, confirmed the incident in a statement issued Tuesday in Kaduna, the State’s capital.
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The Kaduna State Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan, confirmed the incident in a statement.
This followed the killing of no fewer than 34 persons by bandits at Madamai and Abun villages in Kaura Local Government Area of Kaduna State on Sunday evening.
The electorate made the appeal in separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria in Manchok on Saturday.
The burial, organised by the Evangelical Church Winning All, Manchok, was attended by relatives, friends, associates and top government officials, including Governor Nasir El-Rufai.
The incident occurred on Sunday night at about 10pm.
The commission had rescheduled the election after it failed to conduct the exercise on May 12
Bantex, who flagged off the campaign in Manchok, Kaura Local Government, on Friday, told the News Agency of Nigeria that women were being enlightened to identify hate speeches and other negative tendencies that could lead to a breach of the peace.
The curfew is with immediate effect
At a time, the Christian Association of Nigeria put the number of those killed in the area at 808
The attack, which was randomly launched on the people of Ugwan Kajit in the Manchok Chiefdom, also left five houses and vehicles burnt
A resident of the village, Isuwa Jiga, said that more corpses were likely to be discovered as many residents were still missing