Cattle raid death toll increases in Warrap state

Report
from Miraya FM
Published on 01 Feb 2012 View Original

The death toll from last Saturday's cattle raid attack in Tonj County, in Warrap State has reportedly increased from 40 to more than 70 people.

The Warrap State governor, Nyandeng Dielic told Radio Miraya that the attack was carried out by militias whom she alleged to be from Unity State.

Nyandeng urged the government of Unity state to disarm the civil population.

In related development, the Unity State Minister of Information, Gideon Gatpan said his state was in process of disarming all the population of illegal arms.