Two deadly Fulani herdsmen have been apprehended as they tried to murder a chief in his farm after they trespassed.
The two Fulani herdsmen arrested after they tried to kill a chief
The police have arrested two Fulani herdsmen who allegedly attempted to kill the Chief of Ehiamankyene in the Atebubu-Amantin District of the Brong Ahafo Region, Ghana.
According to Starr News, the herdsmen Bello, 19, and Abubaka, 22, pulled a pump action gun on Nana Kofi Didi after the chief had confronted them for destroying his farm with their cattle.
The incident was confirmed by Assembly member for the Garadima Electoral Area, Awudu Samadi, who said“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”.
Residents of Ehiamankyene are reportedly living in fear following the incident.