News reaching Port Harcourt indicate there is pandemonium in Kaduna due to an outbreak of violence in Kasuwan Magani, Kajuru local government area of Kaduna state. (Kasumwa is market in Hausa language, Magani is medicine).
Kasuwan Magani, located on the highway that links the state to Plateau, Nasarawa and Benue states,is 31 kilometers away from Kaduna city.
Reports indicate that many houses have been set on fire while motorists are said to be making frantic efforts to avoid the fire.
Although, details of the violence are still sketchy, our source gathered that the violence had to do with the abduction and forceful conversion of some girls by a religious group.
(Source: TheWill Newspaper)