Monday, November 29, 2021
HomeNational NewsGunmen kill 11 persons in Plateau

Gunmen kill 11 persons in Plateau

Gunmen in the early hours of Friday killed 11 persons in Ta’agbe community of Miango Chiefdom in Bassa Local Government Area of Plateau.

The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) of the command, ASP Uba Ogba, confirmed the incident to newsmen in Jos on Friday.

Ogaba said that the Commissioner of Police in the state, had moved to the scene of the incident.

He added that the commissioner had deployed more personnel to curb further breakdown of law and order in the area.

In his reaction to the incident, Danjuma Auta, the Secretary General of Iregwe Development Association (IDA), expressed concern over the incident .

“Once again the Irigwe nation has to write this statement stating our pain concerning the renewed orchestrated attacks on our people for no reason, having enjoyed some relative peace that lasted for some weeks now.

“This morning gunmen attacked the village of Ta’agbe and as at now we have already established the death of 11 people while the search is ongoing,” he said

Auta called on security agencies to intensify efforts towards securing the lives and property of the people.

He said that the Iregwe people had embraced peace and would continue to be law abiding.

Right to use: The material of this site is published with good intentions. Please CONTACT OUR DCMA email to email us to submit a complaint if you have this material and think that your copyright was violated or infringed. Please provide evidence of ownership and reasons why your message should take action

Olafare Michael Oluwabukola
A Nationa Diploma holder in Computer Science at LENS POLYTECHNIC Offa, a full-time blogger, beatmaker, modern graphics designer, talent manager, and a vocalist


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Most Popular

top chart this week