Suspected Fulani Herdsmen are currently on rampage in Ebonyi State and have killed at least twenty five persons.
Report gathered that the ugly incident happened at Egedegede Community, in Ishielu Local Government Area of Ebonyi State.
Speaking with report correspondent, a resident of the area who cried out to our correspondent said the herdsmen stormed their village on Monday’s evening, killing at least twenty five persons.
According to her, “our village is presently below assault. About 25 persons have been killed the previous day’s night by means of Fulani herdsmen.”
“About five motorcycles have been similarly set ablaze and three farmlands destroyed, we want help”.
When requested the way it started, she said problem started out ultimate yr while the herdsmen destroyed farmlands of the villagers.
“So approximately 3 Herdsman had been killed that ultimate 12 months. It’s crystal clear that they came for revenge.”
Our correspondent collected that Egedegede bounds Obegu, Amezu, Nkalaha and Eha-amufu (Enugu nation) together.
As at the time of filing this file, efforts to speak with Ebonyi State Police Command proved abortive and no declaration from the State Government.