Two killed, one abducted by suspected herdsmen in Benue

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Suspected Fulani herders were reported to have killed two people and abducted one other at Yelwata community in  Guma Local Government Area of Benue State on Saturday.

According to a local source, the attack was carried out without any provocation.

A source, James Igbudu, who said that the suspected herders invaded the community disclosed that his father-in-law was kidnapped in the attack.

“Fulani herdsmen attacked Yelewata again, kidnapped my father-in-law, Mr Iorver Igbo and killed two others,” Igbudu said.

The chairman of the local government, Caleb Aba, could not be reached when a call was made to his cellphone.

The Police Public Relations Officer,  DSP Catherine Anene when…



Source: Nigerian Tribune