Police arrest Fulani herdsmen over attempt to kill chief

Police arrest Fulani herdsmen over attempt to kill chief

Police have arrested two Fulani herdsmen who allegedly planned to kill the chief of Ehiamankyene in the Atebubu-Amantin District of the Brong Ahafo Region.

Police arrest Fulani herdsmen over attempt to kill chief

The two fulani suspects who attempted to kill a chief in the Brong Ahafo region

Reports indicate that the herdsmen, 19-year-old Bello and 22-year-old Abubaka pulled a pump-action gun on Nana Kofi Didi after the chief had confronted them for destroying his farm with their cattle.

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Assembly member for the Garadima Electoral Area, Awudu Samadi, who confirmed the incident to the media:

“The Fulani herdsmen were confronted on the damaged caused by their cattle and then two of them agreed to go and assess the extent of damage, as they were about leaving one of them entered where they usually sleep and brought out a pump action gun but he was apprehended and the gun is currently with the Police”.

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