Plateau attack: Youths storm Govt. House, Assembly with victims’ corpses

A group of young persons have stormed the State House of Assembly, with victims’ corpses of on Tuesday’s attack in Yelwa-Zangam village, in Plateau State.

Recall that several people were reportedly killed on Tuesday at Yelwa Zangam in Jos-North local government area.

According to the reports gathered, herdsmen invaded the community at the dead of night, leaving several people – mostly women and children dead.

The youths had stormed Plateau Specialist Hospital where the corpses of victims had been deposited and evacuated the corpses into vans.

After listening to the address by the Speaker of the House, who sued for calm, the youths proceeded to the Government House where the corpses of the victims were laid.

Authorities in Plateau have summoned an emergency Security Council meeting presided by the deputy governor, Professor Sonni Tyoden, to discuss the present situation in the State.

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