Herdsmen Attacks In Nigeria
President Muhammadu Buhari, on Sunday, February 16, came strong against the latest round of attacks on farmers by bandits in Damkal and Tsanwa villages in the Batsari local government area of Katsina state.
Senator Ovie Omo-Agege has strongly condemned the death of eight people who were recently killed in an attack at Uwheru Kingdom in Ughelli North local government area of Delta state.
Reacting to the attack, Delta state governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa on Friday, February 14, condemned the renewed attack on villagers and called on security agencies to address the issue.
Again, unknown gunmen suspected to be armed herdsmen have attacked and killed three youths and injured one other in Tyana village in Riyom local government area of Plateau state.
Three policemen have reportedly been killed by suspected herdsmen, along the road at Oshimili North local government area in Delta state.
Reports in Anambra state says no fewer than 4 herdsmen and 138 cattle have been killed in fighting between herders and farmers in two communities in Ayemelu local government area of the southeast state.