Majority Leader of the Plateau State House of Assembly and Member Representing Riyom Constituency, Daniel Dem yesterday lamented incessant killings in his constituency recently
The Lawmaker stated this yesterday in Jos while confirming the killing of two people in Bangai village of the locality to newsmen.
It would be recalled that Riyom Local government Area of Plateau state has witnessed incessant attacks since 2010 with over 5,000 people confirmed dead most especially women and children including a former Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, senator Gyang Dantong.
Dem said in the past few days several attacks have taken place in the constituency especially villages such as Bagai, Bachit and Rim as so many innocent people have been killed by gunmen. He called on the federal government to take drastic action to avoid a repeat of the Sambisa Forest scenario of Borno state.
He also revealed that the villagers hav been sacked from their homes by the attackers which he alleged are been hid in the locality by the Fulanis of the areas.
Dem also called the Special Task Force, STF, saddled with the responsibility of maintaining peace in the state to immediately take action to protect the people of the constituency.