Date: June 23, 2021, 06:58:18 AM
Herdsmen kill 15 persons in Plateau villages: Politics : Nigerialog.com - Nigeria's Premier Online Forum
No fewer than 15 persons made up of women and children were reportedly killed on Sunday night by suspected herdsmen in Dong and Kwi villages of Jos North and Riyom Local Government Areas of Plateau State.
It was learned that some suspected herdsmen also invaded Kwi village in Riyom LGA at about 11:00pm and wiped out family of seven.Member representing Riyom Constituency in the House of Assembly, Hon. Timothy Dantong, who confirmed the killings and described it as unfortunate and barbaric.Dantong said the attack took place on Sunday night by suspected fulani herdsmen while the villagers were on their sleep.