Unknown gunmen have killed two persons and injured two others in an attempt to kidnap their target in Malam Madori local Government area of Jigawa State.
It was learnt that the incident happened on Thursday night when the hoodlums stormed the village and kidnaped one Malam Musa at his residence.
He said four people were shot while trying to raise an alarm in an attempt to foil the kidnapping.
Police spokesman in the state, DSP Lawan Shiisu Adam, confirmed the incident.
He said the incident occurred on 14/07/2022 at about 0230 when the gunmen kidnapped a 22-year-old man identified as Musa Malili at Garin Gabas village M/Madori Local Government Area.
He explained that the gunmen also shot four people that came out from their houses in an attempt to foil the attack.
They included Garba Dashe, Ibrahim sumaila, Sani waziri, and one other person whose identity is unknown.
Shiisu said the victims were rushed to General Hospital Hadejia and two were confirmed dead.
He noted that police had mobilized personnel to rescue the victim and arrest the culprits.
This is coming few weeks after the mother of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Jigawa North Central Senatorial candidate, Hon. Tijjani Ibrahim Gaya’s mother was kidnapped.