Today 27th June 2018, the suspected armed Fulani herdsmen ambushed soldiers of Operation Whirl Stroke along Bakin-korta, Mbadwem Council Ward of Guma local government area of Benue state and Keana, Nasarawa state.
According to Ascotech.net, Two soldiers attached to the Operation, were shot dead and the Unit Commander of the troops and 5 other soldiers were seriously injuried also the operational truck was riddled with bullets. Remember Operation Whirl Stroke is a military spike operation that was deploy to stem herdsmen killings in Benue State.
In confirming the incident, Ascotech.net gathered from Mr. Anthony Shawon the Guma local government council Chairman affirmed that the militia came arround 5am he further explained that the militia herders dug trenches by a new bridge built at Bakin-Korta linking Keana.
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