A call has been made by the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) has called for the punishment of those behind the killings in Ebonyi State.
MACBAN made the call while condemning the recent killings of residents of some communities in Ebonyi by hoodlums.
Alhaji Gidado Siddiki, the Southeast Zonal Chairman of MACBAN, spoke in a chat with News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Enugu State, on Tuesday.
Siddiki urged security agencies to conduct a thorough investigation into unraveling and punishing those behind the killings.
“We are not happy with this incident. This is heartbreaking and our hearts bleed. We condole with the families of the deceased and the state government.
“As an association, we appeal to the security agencies not to leave any stone unturned in unraveling the circumstances behind the killing and the identity of the killers,” he said.