PLATEAU FRESH ATTACK – GUNMEN KILL 3 FARMERS.
Written by AIGBOKHAEBHO OKHUELEIGBE on January 25, 2022
Gunmen suspected to be terrorists have reportedly killed three Farmers in Kwall Village, few metres from the former Nigeria College of Accountancy now ANAN University, in Bassa Local Government Area of Plateau State, North Central Nigeria.
It was gathered, that the incident occurred at about 8:20 pm on Monday when Some IRigwe Youths on a motorcycle were ambushed at Du Village of Kwall District.
The spokesperson for the IRIGWE development association Davidson Malison while confirming the incident said the Three farmers were killed instantly while one sustained gunshot injuries.
Malison blamed the attack on Fulani Herders. But in a swift reaction, Plateau state Chairman of the Miyyeti Allah cattle breeders association Nura Muhammad denied the allegation.
Meanwhile, the Plateau state Police Command through its spokesperson ASP Gabriel Ubah had also Confirmed the incident but said the Command is on top of the situation.
A resurgence of attacks and Killings in Bassa and other Parts of the Northern Plateau has continued unabated despite efforts by security operatives.
Editor: Paul Akhagbemhe