Following the report of Bandit Attack in four LGAs of Niger State, namely Wushishi LGA, Mariga LGA, Shiroro LGA, and Munya LGA.
NEMA, Minna Operations Office constituted a team for an on-the-spot assessment of the affected communities across all the four LGAs, this is done in conjunction with Niger State SEMA. The team was led by Head SAR unit Mal. Shamsudeen A. Haliru along side Ahmed Musa (NEMA), Lucky L. Wando (NEMA) and Abdul Aziz (NSEMA).
The incident which occurred separately, started on 2nd – 11th in Mariga LGA, on the 8th in Wushishi and on 14th in Shiroro and Munya LGAs respectively. This has left many injured and homeless, some abducted, residential buildings and shops were destroyed and two lives were lost. In Shiroro LGA most of the affected persons were in Camp and some in the Host community and this is so for all the LGAs.