Fulani Herdsmen invade Benue, kill woman and 4 children.

No fewer than eight persons including a woman and her four children have been killed by suspected Fulani armed herdsmen who invaded Yelewata community in the Guma Local Government Area of Benue State. Yelewata is a border community between Benue and Nasarawa states. The herdsmen also injured many villagers during the attack on the community. … Continue reading Fulani Herdsmen invade Benue, kill woman and 4 children.

Police arraign suspected abductor of Benue commissioner’s wife.

The police then asked for adjournment after the court ordered that they be remanded in a correctional centre, saying investigation is still ongoing. Suspects Samuel Ogbodo, Chidi Anekwe, Monday Anyigor, John Igwe, John Nwoke, Mathias Odoh, Matthew Eze and Iorhemen Yagba were charged with criminal conspiracy, armed robbery and terrorism. Magistrate Adah Odeh did not … Continue reading Police arraign suspected abductor of Benue commissioner’s wife.