BREAKING: Bandits Kill 19, Abduct Chinese Nationals In Niger
Bandits have invaded Ajata Village, a mining community in the Erena district of shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State.
The bandits were reported to have attacked a mining site on Thursday and killed security agents, civilians, and abducted at least 3 Chinese nationals. No fewer than 19 people were abducted.
The mining site is believed to belong to some influential Nigerians but is managed by some Chinese.
The terrorists according to a report from the area stormed the village riding on motorcycles and clutching AK – 47 rifles.
The State Commissioner for Internal Security and Humanitarian Affairs Mr. Emmanuel Umar when contacted confirmed the story saying” This Is One of the saddest nights for me.