Suspected herdsmen have killed 14 people in a fresh attack on the Mchia community in Logo Local Government Area of Benue State.
The Special Adviser to Governor Samuel Ortom on security matters, Paul Hamba confirmed the attack to newsmen, revealing that the attackers carried out the attack Wednesday night.
So far, 14 casualties have been recorded while security agents are on the trail of the attackers.
Meanwhile, troops of Operation Whirl Stroke have thwarted an attack on the Ortese Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camp in Guma Local Government Area of the state.
Commander of Operation Whirl Stroke, Major General Kevin Aligbe, said the troops killed the herdsmen in the counter-offensive operation.
According to the Commander, a soldier who was involved in the operation slumped and died at the hospital.