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Wild Benue: 50 people killed as herdsmen strike again at an IDP camp

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Wild Benue: 50 people killed as herdsmen strike again at an IDP camp

The murderous rampage of Fulani herdsmen in Benue continues as 50 people were killed yesterday after armed men stormed Logo local government area of Benue State where some Internally Displaced Persons were being kept and opened fire on innocent bystanders.

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According to reports, the attack which lasted a full hour saw the destruction of churches, cars, houses and market places.

Iorza, Faga, Per and Ukura Villages in the local government area where the IDPs are taking refuge after fleeing their villages following attacks, were affected.

Spokesman of the Benue State Police Command, ASP Austin Ezeani while confirming the incident said he could not ascertain the number of casualties.

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