Rising insecurity: Herdsmen shoot, kidnap travelers on Benin-Auchi road

March 14, 2021
10 Views
Rising insecurity: Herdsmen shoot, kidnap travelers on Benin-Auchi road

https://onlinenigeria.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/rising-insecurity-herdsmen-shoot-kidnap-travelers-on-benin-auchi-road-1.jpg

A gang of herdsmen struck on Sunday evening, shooting and kidnapping travelers along Benin-Auchi road in Edo State. The herdsmen barricaded the road shooting without caution vehicles commuting travelers on the road between the two major cities in the state.

The herdsmen abandoned the wounded travelers who sustained serious injuries from gunshots.

The Benin-Auchi corridor has been known for notorious activities of the killer herdsmen in the state. Four farmers were a fortnight ago slaughtered by killer herdsmen on their way to farm. At different times, several other indigenes of Edo State were slaughtered by the herdsmen without security interventions.

Beside the Benin-Auchi corridor, the Benin-Agbor corridor gas penultimate week has been a striking scene for the killer herdsmen, who shoot and kidnap travelers along that route between Edo and Delta states.

At the time of this report, security operatives were yet to intervene in the attack on the Benin-Auchi road on Sunday.

image
Previous article$1bn arm scandal:  Buhari’s presidency, a parlour of corruption, PDP alleges

You may be interested

Supreme Court Declares Frank Ibezim as Senator Elect
News
1 views
News
1 views

Supreme Court Declares Frank Ibezim as Senator Elect

Webby - April 16, 2021

Frank Ibezim has been declared as the Senator elect for Imo North Senatorial District by the Supreme Court on Friday.…

FLASH | Makinde Sacks LAUTECH’s Vice Chancellor
News
1 views
News
1 views

FLASH | Makinde Sacks LAUTECH’s Vice Chancellor

Webby - April 16, 2021

Seyi Makinde, the Oyo State Governor has sacked Michael Ologunde, the Vice-Chancellor of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology Ogbomoso, LAUTECH.…

Imo North Senator-elect: Supreme Court declares Ibezim APC authentic candidate
News
1 views
News
1 views

Imo North Senator-elect: Supreme Court declares Ibezim APC authentic candidate

Webby - April 16, 2021

<!-- Imo North Senator-elect: Supreme Court declares Ibezim APC authentic candidate * 247ureports.com MORE STORIES

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.