NIGERIA: 19 killed overnight in a fresh attack in Plateau



At least 19 people have been reported killed  following an overnight attack in Ancha, Miango village, Bassa Local Government of Plateau state, North-Central Nigeria.

Youth Leader of Ancha Miango Village, Mr. David Chinge who confirmed the attack to New Telegraph on the phone, said the attack was carried out by unknown armed men who equally left many wounded in the night.

According to him, ” The attack, Thursday night lasted hours.”

Plateau State Police Command Public Relations officer, DSP Teryina Tyopev, confirmed the attack but told New Telegraph that he was at the scene of the attack and promised to give details later.

“I’m at the scene of the incident now, will get back to Journalist when we are back from the scene”

More details later


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