At least nine members of a family were feared killed when gunmen attacked Maikatako community in Bokkos local government council area of Plateau state.
Reports indicate that the gunmen stormed the community on Tuesday night around 9.30pm and started shooting sporadically.
Spokesman of Plateau Police Command Alfred Alabo confirmed the attack, adding that the Police were aware of the attack and going after the assailants .
”Our men are on top of the situation though details of the attack were still sketchy”, he said.
He promised to get back as soon as he had more information.