Bandits have reportedly kidnap a family of 8 in kofar gayan, zaria, kaduna state. The incident was said to have happened on Saturday night.
The father and mother have been released by their abductors. However, the six children are still in captivity.
Hafsat habib, a member of the family, revealed how the 7 bandits —with guns and machete— attacked their home. She also revealed that it happened at 12am on Sunday. Hafsat also opened up that her family members were singled out.
“Thereafter they took away my father, mother, sister, and my brothers. They took eight of my family members.
“From their condition, it is evident that they received severe beatings from their abductors and they are now terribly sick,” she stressed.