Reports reaching our newsdesk, says there is serious tension in Delta State as killer Fulani Herdsmen, Wednesday, allegedly attacked former President of the Ijaw Youth Council, IYC WorldWide, Dr. Chris Ekiyor along the East/West Road between Ughelli and Patani.
Ekiyor disclosed this today on his Facebook page, claiming that two Fulani herdsmen deflated his tyres with gunshots.
Ekiyor tendered photographs indicating serious damages to his vehicle by the herdsmen bullets.
Meanwhile, the Ijaw Youth Council, IYC, WorldWide led by Barr. Oweilaemi Rolland Pereotubor today threatened to launch a counter attack on the killer Fulani Herdsmen if they further attack any Ijaw indigene just as it expressed shock over the attacks.
The IYC handed down the threat in a statement signed by its Spokesman, Daniel Dasimaka.
IYC confirmed that the vehicle of its former President, Dr. Chris Ekiyor was shot at allegedly by Fulani herdsmen.READ MORE