Suspected armed bandits have attacked Maikujera in Rabba local government area of Sokoto state and killed numerous people.
It was gathered that the assailants rode on motorcycles to their village with sophisticated weapon and started shooting at villagers.
According to sources, by the time the gun shots subsided, over ten persons were found dead and several persons sustained different degrees of injuries.
Sokoto state Police Spokesperson, ASP Sanusi Abubakar, confirmed the attacked.
According to him “twelve persons were killed by the attackers.
“Villages in Rabba local government area in Sokoto have come under series of attacks by suspected bandits and a recent attack on Gandi districts of the local government claimed the lives of thirty persons”, he stated.