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Fulani insurgents raid and attack in Benue

02 April 2015, 20:26

Benue - Fulani insurgents attacked and raided a local village in Fulani, killing about 31 people, DailyIndependent reported.

According to reports, the incident took place across across three wards in the area.

This comes not less than three weeks Fulani insurgents attacked the Agatu LGA State and killed 85 people.

Also read: Fulani herdsmen accused of raping, killing woman

The attack claimed the lives of innocent women and children and people in the village were suprised by the incident as they were celebrating the newly elected president of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari the previous night.

Some people were woken up by gun shots and famillies ran for their lives, leaving their children behind.

For more on this story visit DailyIndependent

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