Four people got killed while many injured in Benue capital, Markudi by Herdsmen.
The incident happened at Tse-Angbande in Makurdi Local Government Area of Benue State.
Armed herdsmen in their usual guerrilla pattern struck by 11pm when the people were asleep, said by Governor Samuel Or tom when visited the scene.
Those killed from the scene were, Timothy Emberga Akwa, Innocent Akwa, Terhemba Emberga Akwa and an in-law identified as Orban.
This is not the first time herdsmen will attacked, and while condemning the barbaric act, the governor narrate about a few weeks ago, as the herders came without cattle and killed husband and wife at Tse-Tyohemba, in the same axis of Makurdi
Governor has hereby address the people in the area that 24 hours vigilance will be implement in the affected area to prevent occurrence of the ugly development.