Gunmen Kill Three In Sharada Area of Kano
Two gunmen riding on a motorbike, Thursday shot dead three people who were playing card game around a public square known as ‘Kwanan Freedom radio’ in Sharada area of Kano city in Kano State, while a fourth person sustained serious injuries and was rushed to the hospital.
The Kano State police command spokesperson has officially confirmed the killings, while a security operative in the area said several residents have gone into hiding to avoid falling victim of the crossfire that ensures after such attacks.
This attack is coming on the eve of the Ramadan fast which most muslims are already prepared to commence tomorrow.
As at the time of this report, no group has claimed responsibility of the attack, but the dreaded Boko Haram sect have been known to be behind several of such attacks in the North.