37 people were reportedly killed by armed bandits in a village in Zamfara state.
According to a tweet by Kano based lawyer, Bulma Bukarti, the BBC reported that the survivors of the attack said the bandits operated for 8 hours, slaughtering their victims.
His tweet reads:
”BBC Hausa reports that on Monday bandits killed 37 people in a Zamfara village. Survivors said they operated from 5am-1pm slaughtering their victims.
They then looted shops & torched the village. On Tuesday, they went back & looted four neighbouring villages and burnt them down.”