Fulani Herdsmen Attack 2 Villages In Benue Leaving 8 People Dead

at 09:57 AM, 9/05/2017 (1 year ago)
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Eight persons were feared dead following an attack by suspected herdsmen, on two villages in Logo Local Government Area of Benue state, a Police statement said. The Spokesman of the Police Command in Benue, ASP Moses Yamu, confirmed the attacks in a statement on Monday in Makurdi. Yamu said the attacks on Akaa and Tse-Orlalu villages in Mbamar, Ugondo communities, were perpetrated by suspected herdsmen late on Sunday.
 He said that the police had yet to establish the motive for the attack and that adequate personnel had been drafted to the villages to restore normalcy. He said the attackers invaded the villages, killed eight people and injured many others.
 Meanwhile, an eyewitness told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday that the herdsmen came in from Taraba State through Abaji and Mbamar in Ugondo community,
“They started first by attacking Akaa village before advancing to neighbouring Orlalu.’’ The eyewitness, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said that several villagers were still missing.
 The suspected herdsmen had attacked some communities in the past, including Agatu community, where 10 persons were killed. The activities of herdsmen in Benue state has been consistent as villages after villages have been sacked. In March, suspected herdsmen also killed inmates in Makurdi prison farms. Meanwhile, efforts by security agencies and the state government are still ongoing to curtail the restive herdsmen and protect communities.
winace at 10:26 AM, 9/05/2017 (1 year ago)
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I hope their governor is happy now. Treating d killing of his pple politically. Now it has gone out of hands. All dis herdsmen no dey see rich politicians kill sef?Huh??
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starzx at 11:09 AM, 9/05/2017 (1 year ago)
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BUHARI IS GONE THEY HV STARTED, NW I BELIEVE  FAYOSE. THIS PRESIDENT KNW WHT HE IS DOING , HE  IS MAKING US THINK THT IF HE IS AROUND BOKO HARAM WILL NT DO NOTHING SO THT WILL MAKE THE PEOPLE TO SAY HE IS GOD SO WILL THE PEOPLE WILL STILL WANT HIM EVEN IF HE IS A WASTE TO THE MASSES.
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christianity at 02:50 PM, 9/05/2017 (1 year ago)
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Vagabonds in power.
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morgan1 at 03:34 PM, 9/05/2017 (1 year ago)
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THESE FOOOOLANI'S SHOULD B BANNED EVERYWHERE,,,
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dareper at 08:00 PM, 9/05/2017 (1 year ago)
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and buhari was busy killing innocent biafran who were on a peaceful protest  and were quick to protect his kinsmen (Fulani herdsmen with AK 47 and some security backup.
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BournIdentity at 08:59 PM, 9/05/2017 (1 year ago)
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Chhaaaiiiiiiii just negodu                           
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BournIdentity at 09:04 PM, 9/05/2017 (1 year ago)
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@ dareper,,,.., u don look ur sef for mirror ask ur sef why u no get sense? Give it a try and let's see if e go work
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Larry28 at 12:03 PM, 11/05/2017 (1 year ago)
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rip
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