Gunmen suspected to be bandits have killed no fewer than 10 persons during an attack on Atak Mawai Ward in Zaman Dabo Village in the Atyap Chiefdom of Zango-Kataf Local Government Area of Kaduna State.
It was learnt that the gunmen also burnt many houses belonging to the residents.
Some residents of the community sustained injuries during the attack, which occurred in the early hours of Sunday.
The attackers, it was learnt, invaded the community when the villagers were fast asleep.
They went from house to house to snuff life out of their victims.
Kaduna is one of the states with periodic incidences of killings by bandits.