Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers killed one Alhaji Muntari Mai Yadi and abducted his son, Usman in Yankara town, Faskari Local Government Area of Katsina State.
A son of the deceased, Comrd Younusa Mukhar Yankara, who confirmed the report on Tuesday, September 15, said the incident happened at exactly 11:00pm, on Monday at their residence.
“It has happened: Thieves have killed my father Alhaji Muntari Mai Yadi and they have shielded my brother Usman,” he wrote.
“From God we are and to him we shall return, thieves came in our house and killed my father and went with my brother usman and answered my phone with my motorcycle key plastic.
“And I’m myself and kyar I’ve been after the gun and the gun and the kyar I’ve been running and running other things I don’t know how they happened.
“At 11:00 pm they came in no one to take a soldier or someone to bring us that to show the soldiers that were brought to faskari they are not useful, God is enough for us to forgive this government, may God forgive my father.
The victim was laid to rest on Tuesday morning according to Islamic rites at his residence.
Meanwhile, on Sunday night, some unknown gunmen also abducted four women including an infant when they attacked Yankara town, a Katsina community that shares boundary with Zamfara State.