– Five people have reportedly been killed in an attack by gunmen in Adamawa state
– Seven houses are also bornt in the attack that occurred around Mararaba Kola in Guyuk area of the state
– The state police command through its police public relations officer, Othman Abubakar, confirmed the attack
Five people were reportedly killed in an attack by herdsmen, on Wednesday night, July 4, in Kola community, Guyuk local government area of Adamawa state. Daily Sun reports that the attackers were reported to have invaded the town which led to the killing and burning down houses. The Adamawa state police command through its police public relations officer, Othman Abubakar, confirmed the attack
Abubakar said the attack occurred around Mararaba Kola in Guyuk where some herdsmen with locally-made guns attacked and burnt seven houses in Kola according to the first report from the Divisional Police officer stationed in Guyuk. Abubakar said: “Herdsmen armed with locally made guns attacked Kola, killed a woman and four other men burnt down seven houses.Two other victims, a woman and a man sustained gun wounds.