Gunmen Kill Three Herdsmen in Southern Kaduna
Two fulani herdsmen were reportedly killed by gunmen at Unguwan Maiyashi village, Fantsuwam Chiefdom at Jema’a Local Government Area of Kaduna state.
It was gathered that another herdsman was killed at Madakiya community in Zangon Kataf LGA both in the southern part of Kaduna state.
An indigene of Ungwar Miayasihi, told our correspondent that the incident occured at about 4 O’clock in the evening on Saturday ,when the herdsmen were grazing with their cattle inside a bush.
According to him , their corpses were later traced to a river by security agencies on Sunday morning.
Confirming the incident , the Spokesman for the Kaduna State Police Command, Aliyu Usman , said some suspects have been arrested in connection with the incident.
He also said that more policemen have been drafted to the area to avert any form of reprisal or break down of law and order, adding that the suspects would be charged to court as soon as investigations are completed.