Breaking: Heavy Tension in Delta Community, Mosque Burnt As Fulani Herdsmen Allegedly Kill Vigilante Chairman 

“We will soon strike back because they have killed a bonafide indigene of this town,”

0
Heavy Tension in Delta Community, Mosque Burnt Down, As Fulani Herdsmen Allegedly Kill Vigilante Chairman

Youths reportedly chased Muslim worshippers as well as Hausa indigenes and burned down a mosque in protest in Jeddo Community, Okpe Local Government Area of Delta State follows the killing of the community’s , George Akiru a.k.a. Scosco.

The perpetrators of the heinous act, according to the youths, were Hausa natives and Muslims.

The assassination of the has heightened tensions in the area, with local youths vowing to avenge the killing of Akiru.

“We will soon strike back because they have killed a bonafide indigene of this town,” said Ubada Umukoro, a youth in the community who spoke to newsmen.

At the time of filing this report, security operatives were seen attempting to prevent any breakdown of law and order in the community to restore peace.

DSP Bright Edafe, the Delta State Acting Police Public Relations Officer, confirmed the incident, adding that an investigation to identify the ’s killers is ongoing.

MORE POSTS

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.