Suspected Herdsmen attacks Yungur community in Song Local Government Area of Adamawa state.

Some suspected herdsmen have attacked Yungur community in Song Local Government Area of Adamawa state. According to channelstv.com, The attack which occurred on Saturday was said to have been caused by a quarrel where a herdsman forcefully took his cattle into the water used for domestic purposes by the community.
This provoked a fight leading to the death of the herder, although the death toll is yet to be ascertained but the attack is said to be continuous, as a large number of Herdsmen, the next day started burning houses and food items belonging to the community.
The Police Public Relations Officer, Adamawa State Command, SP Othman Abubakar, while confirming the incidence said the military and other security forces have been deployed to the area.
vanguardngr.com also reported that locals who escaped from the scene of carnage told newsmen that trouble began when herds of cattle overran a water pond, the only source of drinking water for the community, and attacked a woman fetching water there. the woman according to the survivor who received matchet cuts for daring to complain about the roaming animals, rushed back to the community in her pool of blood. the community members quickly mobilised to the mobilised t the pond whereupon trouble between fulani herdsmen and community members. 

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