Breaking: Herdsmen Kill Another 7 In Benue Church, School
Suspected armed Fulani Herdsmen have struck some churches and schools in Ukemberagya Gaambe-Tiev of Logo Local Government Area of Benue State leaving at least 7 dead.
The latest attack followed the recent attack that saw the killings of two Rev. Fathers, Fr. Joseph Gor and Fr. Felix Tyolaha and 19 parishioners including children by herdsmen.
ElombahNews had reported that Catholic faithfuls went to 5.30am Mass but unknown to them the militia herdsmen had laid ambush in the community.
The armed herdsmen surrounded the church and killed all the early callers in the church, and went ahead to set ablaze houses in the village shooting indiscriminately as villagers fled.
The latest development saw attack on displaced people taking refuge in some churches and schools attacked leaving at least seven dead.
More details will follow…