By Abiodun OBA
No fewer than twenty-three (23) widows and teenage girls have been kidnapped by terrorists in Damaga village of Maradun local government area in Zamfara state.
It was gathered that the gunmen besieged Damaga village in the early hours of Thursday, 27th July 2023.
A resident in the area, Malam Musa Dan Damaga, disclosed that small children were set free by the bandits.
“The kidnapped victims went to look for firewood, comprising teenage girls and widows.
“As I’m talking to you, we’ve discovered more than twenty of them were in captivity,” he lamented.
When contacted for confirmation on the incident, Zamfara state police command public relations officer ASP Yazeed Abubakar could not be reached, as all his telephone lines were discovered unreachable.