Nine Farmers Killed In Benue

Nine Farmers Killed In Benue

No fewer than nine farmers have been killed by suspected armed herdsmen at their various farms in Guma Local Government Area of Benue State.

Governor Samuel Ortom disclosed this on Monday while briefing journalists in Makurdi.

Ortom said the incident happened recently while he was away from the state on a trip outside the country.

“Nine people were killed in my own local government while I was away. It’s rainy season and these people who are supposed to be in their farms were killed there,” he …Continue Reading

The governor expressed worry that the terrorists were hindering the farmers from engaging in their livelihood as he noted that they were also raping both male and female victims.

He urged the federal government to live up to expectation as things were getting worse as far security of the country was concerned.

Nine Farmers Killed In Benue

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