The police in Zamfara state says it has discovered 23 dead bodies in a forest in Zurmi local government area of the state.
SP Muhammad Shehu spokesman of the Zamfara state police command said the command go the information and went to the forest to ascertain the claims.
“Our team of operatives were there and they recovered the bodies. Descreet investigation has commenced in earnest and the perpetrators will soon be fished out,” he said.
Sources said some of the bodies had gun shot wounds, while others had their throats slit .