Gunmen have killed seven herders in Chol Village of Jos South Local Government Area of Plateau State.
The spokesman for the State Police Command, ASP Ubah Gabriel, who confirmed the assault, mentioned the incident occurred on Thursday night.
Gabriel defined that greater than 40 cattle have been additionally killed within the assault.
He mentioned: “On 1/7/2021, the Plateau State Police Command received a report of an attack at Chol Village Vwang District of Jos South L.G.A by yet-to-be-identified armed men.
“Unfortunately, six individuals and 5 cows have been shot useless. Team of Policemen and STF sector six personnel have been instantly deployed to the situation to beef up safety.
“An investigation is ongoing to trail the perpetrators of the act and bring them to justice.”