Fulani herdsmen invade communities in Uzo Uwani Enugu state leaving scores dead


The activities of fulani herdsmen has forced the inhabitants of  Ukpabi Nimbo community and other neighbouring communities in Uzo Uwani in Enugu state to flee their communities for safety. Over 500 Fulani herdsmen armed to the teeth with AK 47 rifles, short guns and locally made double barreled guns, daggers and machetes invaded Ukpabi Nimbo in Uzo Uwani Local Government in Enugu state in the early hours of today.
According to an eye witness, over 48  dead bodies were taken to the mortuary while many others who were injured were taken to the hospital. Schools around the area have been forced to close down as people are scampering for safety to neighbouring towns and villages in Uvuru, Mkpologwu and Nsukka.