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Gunmen kill seven members of same family in renewed attacks on Kaduna community



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Seven members of the same family have lost their lives after gunmen attacked Sabon Birnin Birnin village in Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State.

Residents told journalists that the incident occurred on Monday night when the bandits in their large numbers invaded the community and started shooting sporadically.

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A community leader, Bello Musa, told journalists on Tuesday that many of the residents had fled to neighbouring communities over the fear of the bandits.

The state’s Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan, who confirmed the incident to journalists, said security agencies are working hard to curtail the security crisis in the state.

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