Armed bandits have killed 5 worshippers in Zamafara State.
They abducted an Imam, Mallam Yahaya, and other forty worshippers.
The incident happened on Friday for the duration of Juma’at prayers at a mosque in Kanoma.
The assailants stormed the religious centre with rankings of motorcycles.
Their gunshots prompted a stampede and the cleric stopped his consultation in the beginning Raka’a.
Rakaʿa is prescribed moves and supplications accomplished by way of Muslims as part of Salaa prayer.
The Imam and others seized were forcefully transported into the bush.
On Saturday, he and some of the abducted worshippers were launched.
Kanoma is a network kidnappers goal because of the quantity of wealthy sugarcane farmers.
Mohammed Shehu, Public Relations Officer, Zamfara Police Command, stated an update on the incident might be provided.