No fewer than two persons were reportedly killed in Kwarafara village of Gassol Local Council of Taraba State on Friday
The attack also led to massive destruction of property, as over 100 houses and valuables worth millions of naira were set ablaze, while residents also fled to nearby villages.
The killings were said to have been carried out by hundreds of gunmen, who stormed the village, while the people were asleep and began to shoot sporadically. The action led to the death of two persons while several others were injured.
Former Special Assistant to the State Governor, Jerry Tyolanga, a resident, confirmed the incident.