Reports coming in from Yalwan Zangam Community, a suburb of Jos North Local government area of Plateau State hat is that not fewer than 30 people have been killed with house set ablaze during an overnight attack by bandits.
A resident of the area Mr Yakubu Bagudu confirmed the fresh attack on Wednesday morning.
The residents of the community said they called for help from the security operatives but none came as the attackers had disabled the bridge leading to the community preventing any access to help before launching their attacks and by the time security operatives arrived, it was too late as the attackers had left.
An entire family was was reported burnt to death in their home while others who sustained injuries are being treated in the hospital.
This is coming barely one week after 27 travelers were killed in Gada-biyu – Rukuba road, still in Jos North LGA.