Not fewer than 12 People have been reported killed in a fresh attack on Southern Kaduna community.
The attacked is said to have been allegedly carried out by herdsmen militia, left 21 persons injured.
The gunmen storm Ungwan Pa Gwandara in Jagindi Ward, Jema’a Local Government area of Kaduna State shooting sporadically during a wedding ceremony.
According to the National Secretary Youth Council of Nigeria, Jema’a Local Government, Mr. Danlami Dogara who confirmed the incident to our correspondent in a telephone interviewed on Monday said, “at about 7:30 to 8pm heavy arm Fulani herdsmen invaded the Community where a wedding was taking place and open fire killing 12 people”.
“As i am talking to you right now, we have 5 dead bodies laying down here at Kafanchan General Hospital who were brought for treatment while 7 bodies are yet to be brought.”
All efforts to speak to the Chairman of Jema’a Local Government Council, Mr. Danjuma Averik proved abortive.
The Kaduna State Police Command could not be reach for confirmation as at the time of fielding the story.