Gunmen assaulted the Maikatako hamlet in the early hours of today, November 16, in the Butura District of the Bokkos Local Government Area of Plateau State. As per reports, at least 11 persons were killed.
According to DailyTrust, the gunmen attacked the neighborhood at around one o’clock in the morning and started shooting ceaselessly while setting fire to houses.
Along with the deaths and destroyed homes, it was reported that the attack also resulted in several injuries.
“So far, about 11 persons are dead” a resident of the community said and added that some were burnt beyond recognition