6 killed in silent Benue assault

In any case six other people had been reportedly killed in a silent assault on Mbagum neighborhood of Tombo Council Ward in Brand Native Authorities Scenario of Benue Affirm.

Our correspondent stories that the assaults happened concurrently on Wednesday night time throughout the two villages of Tse Ngojov and Tse Valem Yaweh in Mbagum neighborhood.

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A Brand neighborhood chief, who did now not must his title on print, talked about the assault happened at about 9: 00pm on Wednesday.

He listed the names of the six ineffective victims as, Ander John, Vihior Mtomga, Morgan Varem, Saaior Uyoosu, Aondoyima Tarbo and Peter Asondo whereas the injured embody, Mrs Terngu Tyavkase Usue, Igbaule Valem and Chiater Tarbo (Ajimmy).

The injured, primarily based on the neighborhood chief, had been legitimate away taken to the closest Authorities neatly being facility in Ayalimo, a city throughout the affected LGA.

Specific Adviser to Governor Samuel Ortom on Security, Lt. Col. Paul Hemba (rtd.) who confirmed the incident to journalists in Makurdi on Thursday, talked about the Council Chairman, Salome Tor, had earlier briefed him on the incident.

Hemba talked about Ortom had directed that the wounded be moved to the Benue Affirm College Instructing Well being heart (BSUTH) in Makurdi for additional medicine whereas preparations could maybe effectively acquire to light be made the burial of the ineffective.

Contacted, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), SP Catherine Anene, talked about she turned into as quickly as however to obtain any legend regarding the incident.