Bandits invade Zamfara community, kill nine soldiers, policemen

Gunmen, on Friday, attacked a military formation at Sunke community in Anka Local Government Area of Zamfara State, killing nine soldiers in the process. It was gathered that dozens of the gunmen had invaded the formation on motorcycles and fired shots at the soldiers stationed there. Sources within the community claimed that policemen were among the victims. Sunke is 30 kilometers south of Anka town, headquarters of Anka Local Government Area. Sources said the attack might be retaliation for earlier killings of repentant bandits allegedly by soldiers in the state.…

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