Benue Killings: Buhari, Ortom Meet Behind Closed-Door

Benue Killings: Buhari, Ortom Meet Behind Closed-Door

Benue Killings: Buhari, Ortom Meet Behind Closed-Door

The Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom, said he would support any move, including a military option, that can put an end to the killings being witnessed in the state.

On Nov. 26, 2017, over 500 people were missing following a suspected herdsmen attack on a Tiv community in the state.

This was in addition to another crisis resolution meeting called by the Minister of Interior, Lt.

The governor said it was also agreed at the meeting that Nigerians should desist from hate speeches that were fuelling the crisis.

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Fulani herdsmen on Monday night launched a gruesome attack on residents of Tse-Awashua village in Anyiin area of Logo local government area of Benue State and slaughtered two Mobile policemen and badly injured another one.

Noting that soldiers were deployed against agents of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Niger Delta militants among others, he said the hesitation to send soldiers after the heavily armed herdsmen stood truth in its head.

The governor explained that the government was not sending anyone away with its recently enacted anti-grazing law.

This is the issue of insecurity in parts of Nigeria leading to massive loss of lives and destruction of properties by marauding bands of Fulani herdsmen.

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"As you can see all the Governors of the states where we have the most challenging security problem are here".

"So, the herdsmen too are protected and people are already buying into this ranching business already established by the law in Benue state".

Gov. Darius Ishaku of Taraba described ranching as the best solution to the frequent clashes in the country.

According to Ortom, Thursday will be work-free day to allow for full participation at the mass burial.Also yesterday, the Commissioner for Agriculture and Natural Resources, James Anbua, said the recent attack would lead to a 40-50 per cent drop in food security.

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