It seems bandits in the north have resumed their evil business of kidnapping locals, especially little, helpless children.

An unknown set of criminals kidnapped three girls in Barkuta village of Bosso local government area of Niger state on Saturday, January 3, AIT reports.

It was gathered that the bandits invaded the area on the night of Saturday and scared villagers with the noise of gunshots.

At the moment, it is yet to be reported if anyone was wounded or killed in the attack.