Tue. Aug 16th, 2022
women and children fleeing Yar’Matanakari village after an attack in January. Photo credit: Yusuf Anka

Terrorists have abducted at least forty (40) villagers from Yar’Matanakari village in Anka local government area of Zamfara state, North-West Nigeria. The community leader of the village was also killed during the attack.

Popular Zamfara Activist, Yusuf Anka made this know on his twitter handle on Tuesday morning.

Anka said the terrorists have demanded for a N5 million ransom from the community or they will abduct more people. He said the residents are already fleeing the community since they cannot pay the ransom demanded.

The tweet reads;

Yar’Matanakari community has suffered repeated attacks by terrorists operating in Zamfara state.

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