At least 86 people have lost their lives after herdsmen attacked six villages in Plateau State.
Another six people were wounded and 50 homes were destroyed in the attacks in the Gashish district of Plateau state, Channels Television reports.
President Muhammadu Buhari has reacted to the death of on his Twitter page.
He wrote “The grievous loss of lives and property arising from the killings in Plateau today is painful and regrettable. My deepest condolences to the affected communities. We will not rest until all murderers and criminal elements and their sponsors are incapacitated and brought to justice.”
When will this killers be declared terrorists?