Bandit-Terrorists Attack JAMB Student, Kill Score of Travellers at Birnin-Gwari
The nightmare of armed banditry along Birnin-Gwari-Kaduna highway has further deteriorated in last twenty-four hours.
Today around 10.00am a final year student of Science Secondary School Birnin-Gwari escaped with bullet wounds on his shoulder while in his way for JAMB -UMTE registration in Kaduna. Three other people escaped with mild wounds.
The dreadful armed bandits spray bullets on the vehicle conveying the student and others at Manini village after Kuriga along Birnin-Gwari Kaduna Highway.
The student is awaiting surgery for the removal of the bullet on his shoulder at Jibrin Maigwari General Hospital in Birnin-Gwari.
Similarly, armed bandits killed Seven people at unguwar Bula, UnguwarbDafillo and Ijinga in Randagi district, Birnin-Gwari on Saturday. The bandits on motor circles numbering fifty attacked the communities around eleven O’clock in the morning on Friday and lasted for four hours, preventing people to conduct Juma’at prayers.
The bandits a part from killing six people on the spot one other person died this morning at Jibrin Maigwari General Hospital, while 57 people abducted many of them Women from the communities.
While commending the local government authorities for taking care of the hospital bills of those injured on the attacks, we are calling on the government to as a matter of urgency set up a special centre for JAMB examinations in Birnin-Gwari.
Ibrahim Abubakar Nagwari
Chairman, Birnin-Gwari Vanguards for Security & Good Governance.
26th February, 2022