Gunmen suspected to be Fulani militias invade a village in Adamawa state and killed no fewer than seven people.
It was gathered that herdsmen attack Negga village in Bolki Ward, Numan Local Government Area of Adamawa State around 11pm on Tuesday night, November 2.
The attack which lasted for more than an hour, left many persons injured, spokesperson of the State Police Command, DSP Sulaiman Nguroje confirms.
According to him, seven others who sustained injuries in the attack were responding to treatment at Numan General Hospital.
“Police received signal at about 5am on Wednesday, November 3, that there was an attack on Negga community in Numan local government area, a village on the Adamawa-Taraba border,”
“According to the first information report, the suspected criminals attacked the village while the farming community was asleep. During the attack, believed to be carried out by suspected herdsmen, seven persons were killed, while another seven were injured.”
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