Ethnic militias kill 3 soldiers, others in Nasarawa

Ethnic militias kill 3 soldiers, others in Nasarawa

Solomon Attah, Lafia

February 28, 2024


Mohammed Garba Isimbabi, the member representing the Toto/Gadabuke constituency at the Nasarawa State House of Assembly, says a militia group from Bassa ethnic extraction have killed 3 soldiers in Katakpa community, Toto Local Government Area of the state.

The militias are also responsible for the killing of a village head of the Katakpa community, Abubakar Sadiq and scores of others as well as the destruction of valuables House of Assembly petition yet in Ondo — Tribunal

Isimbabi stated this during proceedings under matters of public urgent importance, on the floor of the House in Lafia.

He called on the state government to set up a military base in the Katakpa community to forestall the occurrence of such ugly incidents in the area.

“Mr Speaker, what happened in the Katakpa community has started over in and out almost two months now.

“I remember that Governor Abdullahi Sule in his wisdom immediately summoned a meeting of traditional rulers of the area, led by the Ohimege of Opanda, two members of the House of Assembly from Toto local government and the former speaker, Ibrahim Abdullahi and decisions were reached between Bassa community, Egbira community and Gbagi community.


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