Fulani herdsmen on Tuesday afternoon unleashed mayhem on Chembe settlement in Ukemberagya/ Tswarev council ward of Gaambe – Tiev , in Logo Local Government Area of Benue State, killing a village head, Mr. Iyongovihi Ninge.
An eye witness from the area , Joseph Anawah, told our correspondent through a text message that the attackers came with hordes of cattle , plundering yam seeds that have been planted.
He said that the invaders opened fire on Ninge who was clearing his field in readiness for cultivation .
“The village head was shot on the back and he died on the spot, ” the eyewitness said .
He added that no arrest was made despite the nearness of the scene of the incident to a military camp stationed in the area .
“The marauder. opened fire on Chief Iyongovihi Ninge who was[…]
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