sponsored thugs was attacked members of the Islamic Movement in Mariri Village of Lere Local Government area of Kaduna state. The thugs, carrying arms like cutlasses, iron rods, etc carried out the attack on the residence of the Leader of the Movement in the village on Friday the 17th of march 2017 after Juma'at prayers.
Many were injured at various degrees, mainly teenagers.
Also. the previous Friday similar attacks were carried out on Shops belonging to brothers in the village were items were hundreds of thousands were taken away by the thugs.