13 Killed In Latest Fulani Herdsmen Attacks In Benue & Delta State
June 19, 2016 – Fulani Militants Kill 12 At Ugondo Logo Benue, Gun Down Farmer In Delta State
Fulani cattlemen have invaded Ugondo, a community in Logo Local Government Area, Benue State, killing no fewer than 15 persons.
We learnt that the marauders, who razed a part of the community, also took over the deserted villages.
A fleeing member of the attacked community, who spoke to our correspondent, said, “The people were shooting sporadically and the villagers fled, including myself and members of my family for fear of being killed.
In another development, residents of Ossissa community in Ndokwa East Local Government Area of Delta State have been thrown into mourning following the killing of a 45-year-old farmer by gunmen suspected to be herdsmen.
The incident which happened on Thursday was among other series of attacks on local farmers by herdsmen in recent times in the state.
It was gathered that the victim, identified as Mr. Nwadei Ikechukwu, was returning home from his farm on a motorcycle when he was gunned down.