Two internally earlier displaced persons in Barki Ladi Local Government Area of Plateau State who returned to the community to rebuild their destroyed homes have been killed.
National President of Berom Youths Moulders Association, Dalyop Mwantiri, confirmed the killings to newsmen in Jos on Thursday.
According to him, three other persons were also injured during the attack.
The youths leader said, “Another tragic incident has been witnessed in Rantis village of Gashish District, Barkin Ladi LGA in Plateau State, where Internally Displaced Persons of Rantis were attacked about 3:30 pm of April 6, 2022. As a result, two persons have been confirmed dead while three others sustained fatal injuries.”
The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Ubah Ogaba, was unreachable when contacted for confirmation.