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Suspected herdsmen attacked and killed man, pregnant wife in Benue

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Suspected herdsmen have allegedly killed a couple in Guma Local Government Area of Benue State.Herdsmen Suspected herdsmen attacked and killed man, pregnant wife in Benue - herdsmen2 300x201 - Suspected herdsmen attacked and killed man, pregnant wife in Benue

The LG chairman addresses the media on herdsmen

The Local Chairman of Guma, Anthony Shawon confirmed the incident.
The chairman who told journalist that one of the survival of the attack told him how she ran for about 30 kilometers to seek refuge in a neighbouring village.

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Eyewitness Report

According to eyewitness, the herdsmen invaded the village in the early hours of Wednesday, around 1:30 am to 2:00 am to be precise, the herdsmen started shooting randomly and indiscriminately, killing pregnant wife and husband in the process.

The chairman of the local government also spoke about Chief of Ujaende, “As we speak, Chief of Ujaende is with me begging that Army should come and patrol their area so that they can go to farm. That is the situation in all parts of Guma,” the council boss said.
Meanwhile, the Police Public Relations Officer of the state, DSP. Catherine Anene, said the command received a report on the attack and promptly dispatched its men to the community.

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The affected Local Government Area, Guma, is the the local government of origin of the Executive Governor of the state, Governor Samuel Ortom.
We hope, security men would be on ground to safeguard the community and its environ.

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