Suspected Fulani Herdsmen Kill Three, Torch 12 Houses In Plateau

1850-7167No fewer than three people were killed and 12 houses burnt by gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen in two villages in Wase Local Government Area of Plateau State.

It was learnt that the gunmen invaded both Gwankogi and Bankinrijiya villages in the early hours of Friday while most of the villagers were still asleep and went on rampage.

According to a source at the local government, before the residents of the villages could repel the attack, three people had already been killed and 12 houses completely burnt.

When contacted, the spokesman for the Special Task Force, Captain Salisu Mustapha, said he was yet to be notified of the attack.


  1. Hausas/FFulanis are common enemies to all Nigerians of North and South that are not of there tribe.My Northern people(non Hausas and Fulanis) you must not allow them to colonise you by denying them your votes.I never heard Gen.Buhari diapprove of this wanton distruction by the Fulanis in the North.Reject the Fulanis and Hausas with your votes in the North again come 2015 for your good.