This news medium understands that the incident took place at 2 am on Thursday when the attackers stormed some villages in the area.
According to the police, the attack is a reprisal with Tambo, Murposa, Bankam and Wuro Hausa among the places affected by the incident.
It was gathered that one of the victims, an aged man, known as Baba Zibion, could not escape due to sickness.
Also, one of the victims, Baba El-Nathan, was said to be blind while three others were said to be youths.
Many others are nursing several degrees of injuries following the attack, also.
According to the police statement, “ Based on our intelligence report, the attacks on Tambo and three other communities was a reprisal.”