Alleged members of the Islamic State in West Africa Province (ISWAP) have attacked three communities in Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State.
The three affected communities; Ashirika, old Gurmana and Gurmana were attacked by the Terrorists on Saturday 8th February Morning at about 10:00am.
According to the residents, the insurgents besieged the communities in bike and were shooting sporadically.
It was gathered that the attack started in Gurmana where they reportedly killed two people and injured four persons before moving to old Gurmana where they rustled more than 200 cows.
Senator Sani Musa, the senator representing Niger East, confirmed the incident, saying he had been updated with the report of the attack in Shiroro Local Government Area.