Tension heightens as suspected herdsmen invade Benue community, kill over 40 residents

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Armed men suspected to be Fulani herdsmen have again launched a deadly the Odugbeho community the Agatu Local Government Area , killing over 40 residents, according to Daily Post.

The armed men reportedly invaded the community Sunday night, killing some residents and injuring scores others

The ’s Public , DSP Anene Sewuese Catharine, a riposte to the newspaper enquiry simply said, “ am (have) yet to receive report.”

However, the Senator representing South District, Senator Abah Moro, confirmed the incident a statement he posted his official Facebook page.

The senator, condemned the his constituency, lamented the incessant killings in the area, stating “enough be enough.”

’m deeply saddened by the on Odugbeho community in Agatu LGA on Sunday, which claimed over 40 lives my constituents. This is highly condemnable and very unacceptable,” he said.