Bandits Kill 18 People In Adamawa

A group of unidentified bandits have killed not less than 18 people and injured several others following an attack on Dowayan village in Demsa Local Government Area of Adamawa State.

According to Channels TV, residents claimed that the attack was carried out by herdsmen on Friday evening. The residents explained that the herdsmen struck around 8 pm. Several houses were also burnt and properties destroyed. Several Local Governments Areas in Adamawa State have previously been attacked by gunmen suspected to be herdsmen.

The Adamawa state Police Public Relations Officer, Othman Abubakar, when contacted said he was yet to be informed about the attack.

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