Insecurity: Gunmen invade Plateau community, kill 8
A fresh gunmen attack on Kwatas community of Bokkos Local Government Area of Plateau State, have left eight people dead and many others injured.
The assailants invaded the community around 10 pm on Tuesday, and started shooting sporadically, according to a source within the community.
“The number of deaths may be more than eight as some the victims have been rushed to the hospital,” Adamu Isa, a resident of Bokkos town, was quoted by Daily Trust as saying.
The spokesperson for the state police command, DSP Alabo Alfred, said he would confirm the incident from the area and get back to newsmen. He, however, had not done so at the time of filing this report.