No fewer than six people were killed on Tuesday afternoon when terrorists attacked Ruwangodiya village in Faskari Local Government Area of Katsina State.
The terrorists also injured six other persons during the incident, which happened around 1:30 pm.
The residents, who spoke under the condition of anonymity, further told The Nation that the terrorists were in the town to rustle domestic animals.
Katsina Police Command spokesman SP Gambo Isah confirmed the incident when contacted by our correspondent.
He said: “The incident is true. The terrorists struck around 1.30 p.m and killed 6 people while 6 were injured.
”Those injured have been evacuated to hospitals for treatment. Our operatives are already on ground there.”