Photos from the mass burial for the 75 victims of Fulani herdsmen attack in Benue
It was a day of mourning and weeping in Benue state on Thursday as 75 people in the state who were killed in the Fulani herdsmen massacre that took place on New Year day and January 6th respectively, were laid to rest.
A mass burial was held for them at the IBB square in Makurdi and was attended by the state governor, Samuel Ortom, his wife and other government officials as well as some residents of the state. Thereafter the remains of the deceased were taken to a site where they were all buried.
Among those that were buried were four-year-old Terkaa and Mrs Sarah who was killed with her eight months pregnancy.
May their souls rest in peace.
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