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Terrorists Kill 13 In Taraba Community, Force Hundreds Of Residents To Flee

August 13, 2022

The community had been previously attacked by bandits.

At least 19 persons have been reportedly killed after terrorists invaded Karekuka village, Gassol Local Government Area of Taraba State.
Many others were also left injured.
According to Channels Television, no fewer than six local vigilante members lost their lives in the Friday attack.
The source disclosed that the vigilantes also killed six of the bandits.
Meanwhile, the bandits also attacked Garin Gidado community on Saturday morning but saw that most of the residents had fled, the source added.
The community had been previously attacked by bandits.
The police command in Taraba confirmed the attack on Karekuka village and said efforts are in top gear to restore normalcy.
The command noted that its officers had been drafted to the scene to convey the corpses to a nearby morgue as investigations commence.