• Agatu killings: Benue demands N100b compensation

    Agatu killings: Benue demands N100b compensation

    The people of Benue State are asking for a N100 billion compensation for the attacks on the Agatu by Fulani herdsmen. The state government insisted that cattle ranching was the only solution to the recurring clashes.

    Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Solomon Arase said 18 persons had been arrested in connection with the attacks. He, however, said the police were yet to gather enough evidence to prosecute the suspects.

    At the continuation of the House of Representatives public hearing on the Agatu killings, […]