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Herdsmen Attack Plateau Communities, Kill Four, Many Wounded

Gunmen, suspected to be Fulani herdsmen, have again attacked some communities in Bassa Local Government Area of Plateau State, killing four persons and burning several houses.

Many people were also said to be wounded.

The latest attack reportedly happened while the people were sleeping on Saturday night.

National President of Irigwe Development Association, Ezekiel Bini confirmed the attack in Jos on Sunday.

He said, “Fulani herdsmen have again attacked our people last night. This particular attack is more devastating.

“Houses from Zamuna Village and those close to Jebbu Miango have been burnt by the attackers.

“They further destroyed our farms by mowing the crops and setting several houses on fire. Four people have been confirmed killed and many seriously injured.”

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