Fulani Herdsmen Attack Benue Again Killing 6 Persons

Fulani Herdsmen Attack Benue Again Killing 6 Persons

On Friday, in Benue State, Fulani herdsmen attacked and killed 6 persons in Gabo village in Nengev and Turan Council ward of Logo Local Government Area.

According to reports, the Fulani herdsmen invasion again in Benue state claimed the lives of six persons while others were seriously injured.

Before the attack, there have been a rumor of a possible Fulani herdsmen invasion, this made lots of the inhabitants in the communities run for their lives but not all of them got very lucky.

One of the villagers who spoke with newsmen said, the Fulani herdsmen invaded the affected communities in Benue State and started shooting at random killing everyone on sight.

Hon Terna-Kester Kyenge, one of the members representing Logo State constituency also sad so far they have been able to recover six dead bodies.

In his words, “I received six dead bodies brutally killed, I also addressed the people that have been displaced and this persons are mostly women and children, the attack on these communities are gruesome and barbaric”.

Hon Terna-Kester said, the Federal Government should intervene of this matter, they suspected persons must be arrested and brought to book, for those that have been displaced provision should be made for the by the federal government.

ASP Moses Yamu, the Police Public Relations Officer confirmed the report, he said, five person were killed in the attack and one is yet to be found.

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