The Benue State Authorities has mentioned that bandits attacked and killed a Livestock Guard and shot an Agro Rangers official, a unit within the Nigeria Safety and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Makurdi.
Retired Col. Paul Hemba, the Particular Adviser to the Governor on Safety, informed newsmen on Saturday in Makurdi that the assault passed off at Mbalagh Council ward, behind NASME Barracks on Friday night, NAN reviews.
Hemba mentioned that the bandits attacked and killed a livestock guard member and shot an official of the Agro Rangers after they have been coming back from patrol in Mbalagh Council ward of Makurdi Native Authorities Space.
He disclosed that the staff have been on bikes after they have been ambushed including that the Agro Rangers official was responding to remedy.
The safety adviser additional mentioned that the state was over time witnessing the hit and run assault from the bandits.
He disclosed that almost all of their current assaults have been “focused at Livestock Guards in all probability to intimidate them from doing their work” however mentioned such wouldn’t deter them.
Hemba mentioned that as a consequence of lack of safety personnel to cowl your entire state always, the bandits have been profiting from it to assault susceptible locations.
Benue: Bandits kill livestock guard, shoot NSCDC officer