Youths in Kagara, Rafi Local Government Area of Niger Dtste, carrying placards had blocked the Lagos-Kaduna Highway to protests incessant armed banditry and kidnappings in the adjoining forest in the area.
Some of the youths were chanting anti government anti government slogan of in activeness to the plight of displaced people sacked by bandits in the last three days consecutively.
One of the youth, Jamilu, lamented the poor conditions of the IDP’s camp in Kagara ranging from lack of food, water and makeshift sanitary facilities.
The youths also called on the state government to urgently, send food and other basics necessities to the affected displaced persons from Kukoki, Rafin Wayam, Rafin Kwakwa, Gidan Dogo-gurgu, Maranji and Hanawanka.
Source: (Prestige Radio, Minna) 11-09-2019.