One Thousand One Hundred and Ninety Two people were killed and 3,348 kidnapped by bandits in Kaduna State in 2021, according to a security review by the Kaduna State Government.

The report also indicated that bandits rustled 13,623 animals and injured
891 people during the period under review.

Speaking on Tuesday while presenting the security report for the fourth
quarter and overall security review of 2021, the Commissioner for
Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan, also said 304
persons were killed and 795 persons were kidnapped in the fourth
quarter of 2021.

He said the attacks were ethnic clashes resulting in reprisal attacks and
banditry related killings.

He also said that 309 bandits were killed by security operatives during
the period under review.