National Emergency Management Agency , NEMA has reported that 136 Houses, 30 people killed, 2 persons missing and many people displaced after gunmen attack terrorized about 5 communities in Kauru Local Government Area of Kaduna state.
The incident which occurred on the 13th of October has rendered over five hundred persons homeless with several displaced persons taking refuge at a Primary School in the area .
An assessment team led by Hajiya Amina Ahman in company with SEMA officials met with the displaced persons and visited the affected places to ascertain the level of damages.
The villages that came under attack are Kigam, Kitakum, Unguwan Magaji, Unguwan Rimi and Kiziti all in Chawai Chiefdom in Kauru Local Government of Kaduna State.
The Kaduna State Governor, Mal. Nasiru El-Rufai was represented by his Deputy, Arch. Barnabas Yusuf Bala in company of Secretary to the State government, Baralabe Abbas Lawal, SEMA Executive Secretary, Hon. Ezekiel Baba Karik, the Interim Chairman of Kauru local government area, Pius Bakan and other top government functionaries visited the scenes of the attacks.