Suspected gunmen have reportedly killed two persons and abducted 20 at Keke area, Chikun Local Government of Kaduna State on Sunday night.
It was gathered that the suspects wore military and police uniforms and mounted a checkpoint by the main bridge leading into the community around 8:00pm.
A resident of the area, identified as Malam Kasimu Keke, said that most of the victims were on their way home when the gunmen stopped them at the checkpoint.
“They came in military and police uniforms and mounted a checkpoint on the bridge leading to the community asking motorists to park.
“Many drivers parked thinking they were security agents, but a provisions store keeper named Ibrahim was shot dead when he attempted to run after he suspected them to be armed robbers.
“Another person was also killed making two,” he said.