Two presumed bandits were allegedly set ablazed on Monday in Madalla space of Suleja Local Government Area of Niger State.

Suspected bandits set ablaze in Niger state

The incidence was said to have occurred around 10 am on Monday, May 24, scarcely any hours after around 15 people were kidnapped at Gauraka in Tafa Local Government Area of the state.

According to eyewitnesses, the suspected bandits were about to escape when the people in the area rounded them up and set them on fire with petrol and used tyres.

It couldn’t be affirmed if there was any connection between the Gauraka kidnapping occurrence and the consumed speculated ruffians.