The death toll from an attack on residents in Southern Kaduna by terrorists who came with a helicopter has risen to 32, Adara Development Association (ADA) claims.
Terrorists razed houses, including Evangelical Church Winning All (ECWA) in the area.
According to reports, on Sunday, June 05, 2022, the terrorists struck with a helicopter killing and injuring several people.
The attacks happened simultaneously in Ungwan Gamu, Dogon Noma, Ungwan Sarki and Maikori and Maro communities all in Kajuru local government area in the southern part of the state.
Confirming the attack, the National President of Adara Development Association (ADA), Awemi Maisamari, stated, on Wednesday: “The pogrom against Adara nation rages on. In the latest tragedy, Ungwan Gamu, Dogon Noma, Ungwan Sarki and Maikori villages near Maro in Kajuru Local Council were attacked on Sunday, June 5, 2022.
“The death toll this morning (Wednesday) is 32, as villagers comb surrounding bushes for more bodies. Seven were found this morning decomposing.”
According to him, the attack started around noon and lasted until around 06:00 p.m. unchallenged by the state. It was carried out by Fulani terrorists on 150 motorcycles carrying three armed persons each.
However, the state Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Mohammed Jalige is yet to comment on the attack.