Armed men on Monday have killed three persons at a village in Plateau state.
The gunmen who attacked the village, Hukke village of Irigwe chiefdom, Bassa Local Government Area of Plateau state, also injured three others with gunshots according to reports.
Confirming the incident, the Secretary-General of Irigwe Development Association, (IDA), Danjuma Auta, identified the deceased as: Barry Ive, 42; Isaiah Gado, 45; and Weyi Chohu, 40.
Auta also stated the names of the three injured persons as Bosco Gbere, 50; Barnabas Lundi, 20; and Moses Bombo, 28.
Meanwhile, there is no official statement from the state’s police command at the time of publication.