Suspected herdsmen kill 14 in Benue neighborhood

Gunmen suspected to be herdsmen on Wednesday killed 14 individuals in Mchia neighborhood, Brand Native Authorities Space of Benue State.

The state has come below ceaseless assaults from cattle prowlers within the final 4 years.

The spokesperson for the state police command, Sewuese Anene, who confirmed the incident to journalists on Thursday, mentioned it occurred on Wednesday evening.

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Anene mentioned: “There was an assault in the neighborhood on Wednesday evening. Our staff is already on the bottom to evaluate the state of affairs however they haven’t despatched in a report but.”

The Particular Adviser on Safety Issues to the governor, Paul Hamba, instructed journalists the gunmen invaded the neighborhood at about 9:00 p.m.

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