Suspected Fulani herdsmen in the early hours of Friday invaded Warkan village, in Zangon Kataf Local government area of Kaduna state killed nine persons and injured others.
The invaders were said to have come in large numbers and stormed the Warkan village around 2am while the people were still asleep.
A close source disclosed that so many houses were razed down.
The source added that the invaders left many injured, and they are currently receiving treatment in an undisclosed hospital.
According to the source: “The entire village is in confusion; the destruction by the suspected Fulani herdsmen is unbelievable.
“As l am talking to you, security personnel have taken over the village trying to ensure confidence in the hearts of the people and to avert any further attack by the suspected herdsmen.”
The state Police Relation Officers, ASP Mohammed Jalige when contacted said he was not aware of the development, but promised to get back to us.