A team of Policemen in Zonai village in Magami district, Gusau Local Government Area of Zamfara State, has been attacked by some Fulani bandits who killed no fewer than seven officers as a result.
It was gathered that the incident, which occurred on Tuesday, left residents in panic over fear of attack on the community.
Residents of the community stated that the officers were returning from duty where they had mounted a checkpoint near Zonai village along Gusau-Magami-Dansadau road following frequent attacks on the community.
As at the time this report was filed, details of the incident were still sketchy.
Zamfara State Police Public Relations Officer, SP Muhammad Shehu, when contacted, was unable to speak on the incident, saying “I will call you back later”.