The attackers were said to have struck at Rebet community in the village around midnight on Tuesday killing the duo identified as Yakubu Ishaya and Jawo Gang before rustling the cows.
The attack threw the community and surrounding villages into confusion coming at a time when normalcy was thought to be returning to the area.
Spokesman of the Special Task Force maintaining security in the state, Captain Salisu Mustapha confirmed the attack adding that “two people were killed and some cattle were rustled.”
He disclosed that two people had been arrested in Tafawa Balewa Local Government Area of Bauchi State in connecting with the attack and that investigations were still on.©Standard Gazette, 2021. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this site’s publisher is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Standard Gazette with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.