Reprisal attack in Taraba as Tiv-Jukun killings persist
Barely three days after the joint security meeting between stakeholders from Taraba and Benue states, following recent inter-ethnic crisis between the Tiv and Jukun communities, a fresh outbreak of killings, again, erupted in the early hours of yesterday in Wukari Council when youths suspected to be from one of the ethnic groups attacked their perceived rival…
Fresh 15 bodies recovered as Tiv, Jukun clashes continue
As communal clashes between Jukun and Tiv communities in Taraba and Benue states continue, no fewer than 15 dead bodies of Tiv victims were again recovered yesterday at Vaase settlement in Ukum Local Government Area of Benue State.
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Tiv community alleges persistent attacks on members in Nasarawa
The Tiv community in Nasarawa State has decried what it termed persistent attack on its natives despite the presence of security operatives to repel the rampaging herdsmen.
Tor Tiv tasks Buhari on visit to appease victims, Makarfi urges arrest of culprits
The paramount ruler of Tiv nation, Prof. James Ayatse, says only the visit of President Muhammadu Buhari could appease those who lost their loved ones to the massacre. Addressing newsmen in Gboko, the Tor Tiv reminded Buhari that Benue people voted massively for him at the 2015 polls and, it behooves on him, to identify…
Three feared killed in Tiv, Jukun community clash
There was pandemonium at ir Force Base, otherwise called Fiidi Community in Makurdi the Benue State capital as three persons were feared dead following a clash between Tiv and Jukun youths in the area.