Confusion lingers in Enugu state as news of ongoing attack by the dreaded Fulani herdsmen in Umuchigbo community spreads among residents. Umuchigbo community is in Enugu East Council Area of the State.
The reported attack is happening while the Inspector General of Police, IGP, Solomon Arase is at Nimbo community in Uzo-Uwani council area where a similar attack occurred two days ago and left scores dead.
According to a source of DAILY POST “Yes, there is trouble between the Fulani herdsmen and indigenes of Umuchigbo.
“The trouble started this afternoon. The causality figure is not yet known.
“But school children have been asked to go home. It is not yet known if security men have arrived.”
However, another source told us that it was a scare, which later spread fast and schools started closing.