Gunmen Kill 3 Herdsmen in Southern Kaduna

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.