Kano-Kambarawa Village in Wukari Local Government Area of Taraba State has been attacked by gunmen. The incident which took place on Friday, left two persons dead.
The state police spokesperson, Joseph Kwaji, who confirmed the killing yesterday in a chat with journalists, said the assailants stormed the village at about 10.30am.
“Yes, I can confirm to you that at about 10.30am, our men found two corpses in Kano-Kambarawa village.
“Our investigations revealed that the two men were shot by heavily armed herdsmen who stormed the village”, he said.
Kwaji, however, said that a joint patrol of mobile police and military personnel had been deployed to intensify security in the area and prevent future occurrence.
The police spokesperson also appealed to people in the area to stay calm, saying security personnel were on top of the situation.