Peoples Democratic Party( PDP), Senatorial Aspirant, for Kaduna South, Hon. Sunday Marshal Katung has sympathized with the people of Kurmin Masara and the Atyap Nation in Zangon-Kataf Local Government Area of Kaduna State over the attack by unknown gunmen.
Hon. Katung in a statement said, he was saddened by reports of the killing of 11 persons and burning of over 30 houses and properties in Kurmin Masara general area of Zangon Kataf Local Government in the State.
Hon. Katung who was a former House of Representatives member and Running Mate to Ashiru Kudan at the 2019 general election lamented that It is heartbreaking to have innocent citizens killed in just one day, saying this is unacceptable.
“Even as I sympathise with the affected families and the affected communities, yet again, as they bury their dead, I expect that security be ramped up to stem this waste of precious human lives.
“My thoughts and prayers are with the families of the deceased, the wounded and all those whom the attack has displaced.
“I urge the Government of Kaduna State, the Federal government and security agencies to bring this dastardly act to an end.
In a statement issued, yesterday by the Kaduna State Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Mr. Samuel Aruwan on the Kurmin Masara skirmishes, he lamented that, Security Forces have reported to the Kaduna State Government that Kurmin Masara general area of Zangon Kataf LGA was attacked in the early hours of today.