Suspected Herdsmen Attack Olosu Village In Benue
A fresh attack by suspected herdsmen on Olosu, a village in Okpokwu Local Government Area of Benue State, has led to the death of many residents.
The herdsmen are said to have attacked the community on Monday after accusing youths in the village of attacking them.
Chairman of the LGA, Mr Ogwuche Olofu, told our correspondent that 17 people were killed in the attack.
According to Mr Olofu, the attack took place about 30 minutes after he left the village next to where the camp of the herdsmen that were reportedly attacked.
Apart from those that were killed, the LG chairman said many people were still missing.
The police have, however, yet to confirm the number of people killed in the attack.