No fewer than 3 persons have been confirmed dead in an early Sunday morning raid on Kikon Village of Numan Local Government Area in Adamawa State after gunmen struck the community
According to eyewitnesses, The gunmen suspected to be herdsmen rode into the village on motorbikes and set houses and food barns on fire.
They also reportedly carted away cattle belonging to the farmers. Speaking to journalists, eye witnesses revealed that the attackers came in at about 2:00am while the villagers were still asleep
This attack is the latest, following raids by herdsmen on Mbang and Baga villages of Numan Local Government Area in the last two weeks. Meanwhile, Read how the Compulsory Treatment and Care for Victims of Gunshot Act, 2017, was signed by President Muhammadu Buhari