Southern Kaduna Peoples Union (SOKAPU) raises alarm over rising attacks and killings in communities by armed Fulani Herdsmen.
Written by News Room on May 22, 2022
The Southern Kaduna Peoples Union (SOKAPU) has again, raised the alarm over rising attacks and killings in their communities by armed Fulani Herdsmen.
SOKAPU’s spokesman, Luka Biniyyat, in a statement, on Saturday, said that some communities in other council areas also suffered several casualties at the hands of the gunmen.
According to SOKAPU, no fewer than 10 persons were killed while several others were injured when gunmen invaded communities in Kauru, Chikun, and Zangon Kataf Local Council, on Wednesday.
The group maintained that about 250 km west of the aforementioned murder, in the early morning hours of Wednesday, gunmen stormed Totace village, Kujama ward, Chikun Local Government Area (LGA) in Southern Kaduna, and killed three aged men namely Bulus Magaji, Yakubu Sukuru, and Amos Israela.
It noted that the unrelenting assault on Southern Kaduna communities also recorded more tragedies as armed herdsmen attacked Chen Shye, or Didiong community in Gorah ward, Zangon Kataf LGA.