Hunger looms as Katsina bans farming in 9 LGAs over banditry, kidnapping

Agaju Madugba, Katsina

The Katsina State government may have imposed a ban on all forms of farming around the dreaded Rugu forest as bandits and kidnappers continue to harass residents in at least nine of the 34 local government areas.

The latest act of kidnapping occurred on Tuesday in Batsari local government as gunmen abducted the village head of Labo, Alhaji Maigari Bature, while working…


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