Reports are coming out from Enugu State over a fresh attack involving Fulani herdsmen in Umuchigbo, Enugu East LGA today. The new round of violence comes barely 3 days after scores were killed in their sleep by weapon bearing Fulani herdsmen in Nimbo town, Uwani LGA in the state.
Dailypost reports that..
There is confusion in Enugu State following reports that Fulani herdsmen have launched a fresh attack in Umuchigbo, another community in the State.
Umuchigbo is in Enugu East Council Area of the State.
The reported attack is happening while the Inspector General of Police, IGP Solomon Arase is at Nimbo community in Uzo-Uwani council area where a similar attack occurred two days ago and left scores dead.
A source told DAILY POST that “Yes, there is trouble between the Fulani herdsmen and indigenes of Umuchigbo.
“The trouble started this afternoon. The causality figure is not yet known.
“But school children have been asked to go home. It is not yet known if security men have arrived.”
Meanwhile, the police is yet to confirm the latest attack.