Plateau - Five family members were killed in Kungte village, Kanadap, in the Kuru District of Jos South Local Government Area of Plateau State, Punch reports.
A statement in Jos, the state capital, by the Commissioner for Information and Communication, Yiljap Abraham, confirmed the killings.
Yiljap said the Plateau State Government has received reports of attacks on some communities in the state with great indignation.
The police authorities confirmed that the father, mother and their three children were the only victims of the attack.
The state police spokesperson Felicia Anselm disclosed that the police have dispatched a team to search for the perpetrators of this latest criminal act.
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