Photo: Gunmen kill 10 Civilian JTF in Benue State

Ten members of the Civilian Joint Task Force(CJTF) were killed by gunmen last Sunday in Abaji, Katsina-Ala Local Government Area of Benue State.
The CJTF members were in a meeting when gunmen stormed the venue and opened fire. Ten CJTF were killed instantly while the eleventh person was injured.

The spokesman for the Benue State Police Command, ASP Moses Yamu, who confirmed the incident said police has commenced manhunt for the masterminds of the killing.

Mr. Yamu told newsmen that several persons had been arrested in connection with the attack.  
"I cannot mention the figure now, but our men are on ground to ensure that the perpetrators are apprehended and several persons have been arrested.

"I can also assure you that we are making progress with our investigations and in no distant time all those behind the attack will be apprehended and brought to justice."

The PPRO said the Commissioner of Police, Mr. Bashir Makama, had drafted more police personnel to the area to check further escalation of the crisis.



Benue News,376,Biafra,5,Business News,72,Celebrities,92,Crime And Offence,45,Culture,25,Download,5,Education,57,Entertainment,152,Fashion,4,Foreign News,44,Ghana News,5,Health,36,Jobs/Recruitements,20,Nigerian News,823,Politics,305,Relationship,78,Slider,5,Sports,34,Taraba News,12,Technology,15,
Benue Blog Portal: Photo: Gunmen kill 10 Civilian JTF in Benue State
Photo: Gunmen kill 10 Civilian JTF in Benue State
Benue Blog Portal
Loaded All Posts Not found any posts VIEW ALL Reply Cancel reply Delete Posted By Home PAGES POSTS View All RECOMMENDED FOR YOU LABEL ARCHIVE SEARCH ALL POSTS Not found any post match with your request Back Home Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat January February March April May June July August September October November December Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec just now 1 minute ago $$1$$ minutes ago 1 hour ago $$1$$ hours ago Yesterday $$1$$ days ago $$1$$ weeks ago more than 5 weeks ago Followers Follow THIS CONTENT IS PREMIUM Please share to unlock Copy All Code Select All Code All codes were copied to your clipboard Can not copy the codes / texts, please press [CTRL]+[C] (or CMD+C with Mac) to copy