A group of angry mobs has burnt down the Private Residence of the Secretary to the Katsina State Government, Alhaji Mustapha Inuwa and the Office of the All Progressives Congress, APC in Damusa LGA of Kastina state.
The hoodlums who were said to be protesting on what could be described as ‘complicity’ on the part of Alhaji Inuwa towards the armed banditry attacks plaguing areas of the state, took the law in their hands burning the buildings.
The incident was sparked by renewed arm banditry in the state, as traders who were returning from the Danmusa market were ambushed at the outskirts of the town leading to the death of one person and several others injured.
Thousands of youth took to the streets after hearing the news of the attack and mobilized to the scene of the incident carrying the body of the deceased palace of the to the District head who fled upon sighting the protesters.
An eyewitness stressed that the action of the District head was suspicious, further aggravating the anger of the tensed youths who turned violent and marched to the country home of the SGS and set it ablaze.
Meanwhile, Unknown gunmen kidnap Governor Okowa’s sister-in-law in Delta State few days ago