• El-Rufai commiserates with households
Two farmers had been reported to have been killed in a landmine explosion at Zango within the Kabrasha basic space of Chikun Native Authorities Space of Kaduna State on Thursday.
The state Commissioner for Inside Safety and House Affairs, Samuel Aruwan, who made this recognized by means of a press release, mentioned the incident occurred round 2pm when the farmers’ car drove over the landmine suspected to have been planted by terrorists.
The farmers, he mentioned, had been transporting harvested farm produce when the incident occurred.
In keeping with him, safety companies reported the killing of the 2 farmers to the state authorities.
This was as he mentioned that the state authorities was awaiting additional particulars on the incident as of the time of reporting.
The Commissioner mentioned, “Safety companies have reported to the Kaduna State Authorities the killing of two residents in a landmine assault in Chikun LGA.
“In keeping with the companies, the incident occurred round 2pm on Thursday when the victims’ car drove over a landmine clearly planted by terrorists in a location often known as Zangon Tofa, within the Kabrasha basic space.
“The residents had been transporting harvested farm produce when the incident occurred.
“The 2 individuals who misplaced their lives had been recognized as Babajo Alhaji Tanimu and Safiyanu Ibrahim.”
Aruwan mentioned Governor Nasir El-Rufai had consoled the victims’ households over the unlucky incident and prayed for the repose of the souls of the victims.
The governor, he mentioned, appealed to residents of the realm to stay calm over the matter.
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