The sleepy community of Ndiagu, Attakwu, Akegbe-Ugwu in Nkanu-West Local Government Area of Enugu State, was early Thursday morning, thrown into mourning following the invasion by over 50 Fulani Herdsmen armed with machetes, who slaughtered a Catholic Seminarian, Lazarus Nwafor.
Four members of the Ogbodo Nwarum family, where Nwafor, the Seminarian, who finished his apostolic work at St. Patrick Catholic Church, Ndiagu ,Attakwu, last Tuesday, was a tenant, sustained severe machete cuts from the rampaging Fulani herdsmen who slit the stomach […]
The last is yet to be heard about the attack on Nimbo community, of Enugu State by Fulani herdsmen.
This is as the residents made a shocking revelation during the visit of the Deputy Senate President, Chief Ike Ekweremadu.
One of the natives told Newsmen that the marauders did not stop at killing the defenceless residents, but left with either their hearts or their fingers.
“What we witnessed here is the most gruesome thing I have seen in my life; I’m over 60 […]
As reactions continue to trail the recent killing of Nimbo people in Uzo-Uwani local government area of Enugu State, the Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, has warned the Igbo that the recent attack was a manifestation of another impending pogrom against Ndigbo.
They also alleged that the attackers of Nimbo community were not Fulani herdsmen but a group of soldiers fighting as a militia group under the aegis of Islamic Arewa Army (ISAA) to conquer […]
The people of Ukpabi Nimbo, a community in the Uzo-Uwani area of Enugu State, which was attacked by Fulani herdsmen on Monday, have blamed security agencies for failing to act on “credible” information they provided before the attack.
The villagers, who said this when the Enugu State Governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, visited the community on Tuesday, stated that they were abandoned even after they alerted security agencies to the plan to attack them.
The General Officer Commanding, 82 Division, Enugu, Major General Attahiru […]
About 20 persons in Ukpabi Nimbo, an agrarian community in Uzo-Uwani Local Government Area of Enugu State, were feared dead during an attack by Fulani herdsmen on Monday.
It was learnt that scores of armed cattle herdsmen, reportedly numbering more then a hundred, swooped on the sleepy community in the early hours of Monday.
Sources in the community disclosed that continuous gunshots were heard as the rampaging herdsmen moved to sack villagers from their homes.
Apart from guns, bows and arrows and machetes, […]