Fulani Herdsmen: Suspects Arrested In Wukari Clash

24 Suspects have been arrested by the Taraba State POlice Command in connection with a clash which occurred in Wukari on 15 April leading to some deaths.

Police spokesperson in the state, ASP Joseph Kwaji said on Sunday that the suspects would be charged to court soon.

“The command has so far arrested 24 persons in connection with the current Wukari crisis, I can assure you that the suspects would soon be prosecuted,” he said.

Violence had on April 15 broken out in Wukari, Taraba state when youths in the town protested the alleged killings in some villages by suspected herdsmen.

Following the clash, Acting Governor of Taraba, Alhaji Garba Umar on Friday, imposed a 24 hour curfew on the town when he visited the troubled area.


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