Reports gathered have it that a farmer has been butchered by Fulani herdsmen at Akaeze in Ivo Local Government Area of Ebonyi State.
Trouble started when the farmer asked the Fulani herdsmen not to pass through his farm with their cows but herdsmen insisted and attacked the man with cutlass.
Ut was also reported that the community is not far from the Governor’s Uburu hometown in Ebonyi South.
It should be recalled that his Excellency, Engr. David Nweze Umahi recently came back from peace meetings with farmers and herders in northern part of the country.