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Benue Residents Lament Burning of Their Homes by Nigerian Soldiers

The residents of Naka Community in Gwer Localocal Government Area of Benue State has lamented the burning of their homes by the members of the Nigerian Army.

A resident of the Community shared the photos of the incident and reported thus.

I weep with the people of Naka town in Gwer East over the unwarranted attack and massive burning down of houses in the Tyoshin headquarters perpetuated by men of the Nigerian Army. Only God will fight for us since even the law enforcement agencies of Nigeria have gone against us. It shall all come to past…..surely.

Another report has it that the Attack was carried out by Fulani Herdsmen in military uniform.

Benue On Fire, 20 Houses Razed As Fulani Herdsmen On Military Uniform Take Over Naka Community.

No fewer than 20 houses have been razed after armed men attacked Naka, Gwer West LGA of Benue State. Diaspora Reporters gathered that the armed men, said to be wearing military camouflage, invaded the community, Thursday afternoon, shooting sporadically and setting houses on fire.

A source hinted that residents of the area have been rendered homeless by the attackers.
Meanwhile, a text message to the state Police PRO, ASP Moses Yamu was not replied at the time of this report.

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