Farmers-herders clash leave 3 dead in Jigawa


Alleged farmers –herders clash has left at least three dead in Jigawa state on Wednesday.

The Commissioner of Police Bala Zama Senchi confirmed that separate clashes occurred in different local government areas.

He said one of the victims was from Guri Local Government Area, adding that three persons from Kirikasamma were injured.

Senchi added that another person was also stabbed and killed by an unknown person in Shuwarin town in Kiyawa LGA.

The Commissioner said another person was killed at Jiba village in Dutse. He was hit on the head. The victims’ details are yet to be confirmed as the time of filing this report.

The Police chief said the command has deployed 400 officers to prevent reprisal attacks.