Terrorists are said to have attacked Ukuru Village in Bobi District, Mariga Local Government Area of Niger State on Wednesday, and killed a yet-to-be-specified number of people with houses set ablaze.
Our correspondent gathered that the terrorists also burnt vehicles and shops while on the rampage.
A large number of villagers were also said to have been abducted by the terrorists.
It was gathered that the gunmen invaded the community in very large numbers riding on motorcycles, all of them carrying AK-47 rifles.
Details of the attack have not been known as of the time of this report.