VIDEO: Women Protest Herdsmen activities in Abia Community
A large group of women have taken to the streets of Lokpanta, in protest against the Fulani herders rampaging the community.
According to an eyewitness, the women were upset by the high level of rape, killings and farm destruction by the Fulani herdsmen in their community.
The protest which took off from Chieze, through Lokpa Garikki also covered a large area of the Lopka community.
The women who were chanting aggressive songs, such as “Lokpa Garikki, anyi achoghi herdsmen”, in English, “Lokpa Garikki, doesn’t want the herdsmen”, were aggressively marching on the streets, despite the heavy downpour.
Obinwannem News gathered that the Fulani herders have been rampaging the community for a very long period of time.
Also, it was reported that women from this community have been on repeated protests against the Fulani menace.
Nwada Ugochinyere Onyechere reporting, Obinwannem News