At least 86 people have been killed after violent clashes broke out between farmers and cattle herders in Plateau State. A curfew has been imposed in three parts of the state.
Death Toll in Plateau Attack Rises to 86
Premium Times, 24 June 2018
The police in Plateau State have confirmed 86 people dead in the violence that erupted on Saturday in Barkin Ladi Local Government Area. Read more »
Buhari Speaks On Plateau Killings
Premium Times, 25 June 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed regret over the killings of innocent people in Plateau and vowed that his administration would not rest until the murderers and sponsors… Read more »
Scores Killed As Gunmen Attack Plateau Villages
Guardian, 25 June 2018
It was a killing spree by unknown gunmen yesterday in Plateau. Unconfirmed reports put the number of people killed at more than 100.The attacks, said to have started at about 11:00… Read more »
Massacre in Plateau As Gunmen Kill Over 100
This Day, 25 June 2018
The orgy of violence in the country persisted at the weekend as gunmen invaded three local government areas in Plateau State, killing over 100 persons. Read more »
Plateau Bloodbath - Very Painful, Regrettable, Says Buhari
Vanguard, 25 June 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed regret over the reported killings of innocent people in Plateau and vowed that his administration would not rest until the murderers and… Read more »
Dozens Feared Killed As Gunmen Attack Plateau Communities
Daily Trust, 24 June 2018
Some communities in Barkin Ladi local government area of Plateau state on Saturday night came under multiple attacks by unknown gunmen leading to death of dozens, according to… Read more »
Police Confirm 86 Persons Killed in Plateau Attacks
The Police Command in Plateau has confirmed the killing of 86 people in attacks on Razat, Ruku, Nyarr, Kura and Gana-Ropp villages of Gashish District in Barkin Ladi Local… Read more »
Many Feared Killed in Another Attack On 3 Plateau LGs
This Day, 24 June 2018
The peace of Plateau was again shattered on Saturday and Sunday following a gale of attacks by suspected Fulani on three local government areas of Barkin Ladi, Riyom and Jos South,… Read more »
120 Killed, Houses Burnt in Fresh Plateau Bloodbath
No fewer than 120 persons were weekend killed in several villages in Barkin Ladi, Mangu and Riyom local government areas of Plateau State in fresh attacks by gunmen suspected to be… Read more »
Plateau Violence Spreads - Curfew Declared in Three Local Govts
The Plateau State Government has imposed a dusk to down curfew in three local government areas of the state, following escalation of the Barkin Ladi violence to Jos South Local… Read more »
The government has presented a six-point plan to end the clashes between herdsmen and farmers across Nigeria. Part of the plan is to shut Nigerian borders to prevent criminal ... Read more »
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