A man identified as Suleiman Abdulkareem, a court worker, has been beheaded on his farm in Bagana, in the Omala Local Government Area of Kogi State.
NEWSNAIJA learned that Abdulkareem, a security guard with Upper Area Court in the town, was attacked by the assailants on his farm.
A Resident said the deceased went to harvest some farm produce when he was killed, adding that by the time local vigilantes got to the scene, the hoodlums had already fled.
Bagana, a village of over 20,000 inhabitants, situated on the bank of River Benue and about 15 kilometers away from Abejukolo, the headquarters of Omala LGA of Kogi State, has been many times attacked by bandits and herdsmen having a record of more than 300 deaths with many villages razed down.
DSP John Ogbebor, The Divisional Police Officer of the local government, confirmed the death, adding that the police had launched a manhunt for the killers.