Fulani Herdsmen Invade Southern
Kaduna Village, Burn Two Persons To
Death, Destroy Crops
Cecilia Ishaya, a 62-year-old widow and
mother of six children, was set ablaze in her
home alongside Iliya Sunday, a 56-year-old
man, who was also burnt alive in his
residence. He is survived by eight children.
Armed Fulani herdsmen have invaded another village in the
Christian-dominated Southern Kaduna axis of Kaduna State,
burning two persons to death in their homes.
Cecilia Ishaya, a 62-year-old widow and mother of six
children, was set ablaze in her home alongside Iliya Sunday, a
56-year-old man, who was also burnt alive in his residence.
He is survived by eight children.
According to a statement by the Southern Kaduna People’s
Union, the attacks took place in the early hours of Friday in
Manyi-Mashin Village under Zamandabo ward, Atyap
Chiefdom, Zangon Kataf Local Government Area.The militia group burnt almost all houses in the village and
looted valuables in the process.
Men of the Nigerian Army’s Operation Safe Heaven
responded, however, the militia fled before their arrival.
It adds, “This was after Fulani militia on the 8th September
2020 lay ambush for three Atyap youth from Atakmawei
village in same, Zamandabo Ward in Atyap Chiefdom, as they
went to clear weed in their Sugar cane farm about a kilometre
from their village.
“Suddenly, armed herdsmen came from hiding and struck.
They descended on them with daggers and machetes.
Anthony Magaji, 25, a final year HND student with Nuhu
Bamali Polytechnic, Zaria, was hacked down. They axed his
neck and head with macabre wounds and killed him instantly.
Isaac Thomas, 24, also an OND student of the same school,
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This issue of Fulani herdsmen really needs to end now if they don't want Nigeria divided .there is no fear of human lifes
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