Gunmen kill 7 in Taraba

Posted by News Express | 7 January 2018 | 1,284 times

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At least seven persons have been reportedly killed by unknown gunmen in separate attacks in some communities in Wukari and Gassol Local Government Areas of Taraba State.

TVC News gathered that a family of five was killed on their farm in Jandeikyula village, and another was shot and killed in his house in Anyam Kwever in Wukari LGA.

Similarly, in Gassol LGA, it was gathered that one person was shot and killed in his house in Dan-Anacha town, while four others were seriously wounded when armed men attacked Nagulu village in Gassol LGA.

Chairman of Wukari LGA, Hon. Daniel Adi, who confirmed the killing of five persons in his domain, condemned the attack and called for calm.

Meanwhile, Police Public Relations Officer, ASP. David Misal said he was yet to be briefed on the development by the Divisional Police Officers in the affected LGAs. (TVC)



Source: News Express

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