August 19, 2022

Suspected herdsmen kill seven in fresh Plateau attack

Gunmen suspected to be herdsmen have again killed no fewer than seven persons in Jos South Local Government Area of Plateau State.

DAILY POST reports that the killing is coming less than 24 hours after 18 other persons lost their lives during a clash between bandits and members of a vigilante group in the Wase Council Area of the State.

Rwang Tengwong, the National Publicity Secretary of the Berom Youth Moulders Association, confirmed the recent killings in Jos South LGA to newsmen on Monday in Jos.

According to Tengwong, seven people have been confirmed dead at Danda chugwi community following an attack by suspected Fulani militias.

He disclosed that the attack happened on Sunday, 31st July, 2022 at about 9:00pm.

He added, “Others who sustained serious gun injuries have been taken to Vom Christian hospital for immediate medical attention.”

No statement has been issued by security agencies in the State concerning the recent killings.

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