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Fulani herdsmen kill five persons, including father, son in fresh attack on Benue

Suspected Fulani herdsmen have killed no less than five people, including a father and his son in a fresh attack on Tse Udeghe community, Mbakpa Council Ward and Ahumen community in Gwer West Local Government Area of Benue State.
The attack which happened Thursday night through to Friday morning triggered tension in the impacted communities.

The attackers who invaded the community in large numbers with sophisticated weapons, additionally torched a few houses as most occupants took shelter in Naka the central command of the Local Government.

The Gwer West Council Chairman, Mrs. Grace Igbabon who affirmed the turn of events, deplored the unexpected flood of herdsmen into the communities from adjoining Nasarawa State.

She approached security agencies in the state to regard the savage men as terrorists and guarantee that business as usual re-visitations of the impacted areas.

Tthe state Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Catherine Anene, said the order was at this point to be educated on the turn of events.

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