On Saturday night in a new residential area at Kofar Gayan/Kofar Kona axis of Zaria in Kaduna State, no fewer than eight members of a family were kidnapped by bandits.
According to the daughter of the abductees, Hafsat Habib Kusfa, 7 bandits holding guns and machetes broke into their home around 12 am on Sunday morning.
“Thereafter they took away my father, mother, sister, and my brothers. They took eight of my family members.
She said on Sunday afternoon, the bandits released her father and mother, whom she said were immediately rushed to the hospital because none of them could speak.
“From their condition, it is evident that they received severe beatings from their abductors and they are now terribly sick,”
At the time of filing this report, the police was yet to say anything.