22 Killed In Fresh Attack In Adamawa
At least not less than 20 persons have been killed in Four villages of Demsa local government areas of Adamawa state.
Locals and eyewitnesses say the attacks started around 8 in the morning and laid flat, houses in the four settlements.
Foodstuff and livestock were not spared in the attack orchestrated by Marauders.
Efforts to counter the attackers by the communities yielded only little results as they were taken unawares in the attacks.
The Police in the state is yet to make any official statement about the incident.
Calmness is yet to return to the areas as pandemonium heightened. It was gathered that many were injured in the attack by the raiders.
Many of the raiders, according to the investigation were armed cattle rustlers who had been terrorizing many communities in Adamawa State.
“They took our cows, food and killed our people in a broad daylight,” a resident said. He explained that the locals had reported the case to the police severally but nothing was done to check the Marauders.
One of the eyewitnesses said that the raiders also killed women and children in the Tuesday attack.