Terrorists Kill Soldier, Abduct Stepmother in Kaduna.


Suspected terrorists reportedly attacked and killed a soldier identified as Yahaya Ayuba and abducted his stepmother at Anguwan Rimi village in Zango Kataf local government area of Kaduna state.

A local resident, Mr. Kantiok Solomon, confirming the incident said the victim arrived the village from Lagos on Sunday evening, and was having a discussion with his family members when the gunmen attacked.

“The incident happened last Sunday, at around 11:pm, when the bandits wielding AK-47 rifles invaded the house to abduct the stepmother, but the soldier resisted. The gunmen noticed his uniform hanging on the cushion and resorted to gunning him down without hesitation,” he said.

Another resident, Angelo Tagwai, also confirmed the incident, said the act has thrown the community into confusion, saying this is the third time a similar occurrence has been recorded in the community.

The residents are appealing to relevant authorities to help stem the tide of insecurity and rescue the abducted victim immediately.

The Kaduna state police command and its public relations officer, ASP Mansir Hassan is yet to issues a statement on the incident.


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