Monday, April 17, 2017
11 Dead, Several Injured As Suspected Fulani Herdsmen Attack Southern Kaduna AGAIN!!
'The attack was reportedly carried out by suspected herdsmen.
It was gathered that the gunmen invaded the community on Saturday and opened fire on residents of the area, killing twelve persons on the spot.
Punch reports that the ugly incident occurred at 6.00pm shortly after a peace and reconciliations meeting between the natives and the Fulanis.
Those injured, according to him, were rushed to the Kafanchan General Hospital, in Jemaa LG for medical treatment.
The Kaduna Command’s Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Aliyu Usman, who confirmed the incident said the Command could not ascertain the number of those who lost their lives in the latest attack.
The incident is coming barely one week after the Nigerian Senate rejected report on the Southern Kaduna crisis.
The upper legislative arm said it turned down the report for ''lack of depth.''