Benue State Government has cancelled the planned mass burial for victims of Fulani herdsmen attack in Okpokwu.
The government had promised to accord all the 24 victims of the Omusu Edimoga herdsmen attack a mass burial on Friday thats today.
Governor Samuel Ortom made the announcement for the burial during his visit to Omusu Edimoga in Okpokwu Local Government Area of the state, where the attack took place last week.
No reason was given for the postponement of the mass burial which will now take place next Thursday.
Meanwhile, Governor Samuel Ortom has announced that President Muhammadu Buhari will be visiting the state on Monday.