No fewer than twenty houses have been burnt by Gunmen suspected to be Fulani Herdsmen in Umu-Ugadu and Obodo Ocha Villages, Umuogodo-Akpu Ngbo Community, in the Ohaukwu Local Government area of Ebonyi State.
The attackers who invaded the area at about 4:00a.m on Monday, April 12, 2021, also killed a native of the Community.
The incident caused panic in the area, as natives fled to neighbouring communities for safety.
The Ebonyi State Commissioner for Internal Security and Border Peace, Chief Stanley Okoro-Emegha confirmed the incident.
Also, the State Commissioner of Police, CP Aliyu Garba says his men had been deployed to the troubled area.