“As a result of the bloody war, 14,000 people have been displaced, 1,233 houses were destroyed, while over 150 persons have lost their lives.
“Victims of the affected communities are now internally displaced and camping in over four camps in Benue State.’’
He said that the conflict had crippled farming and other socio-economic activities in the area.
Mr. Inaku said, however, that Governor Ben Ayade had provided food and non-food items to the displaced people.
Mr. Inaku thanked the Benue government for its show of love in caring for the people, who fled to Benue for safety.
Mr. Inaku, who condemned the conflict, appealed to youths in both communities to lay down their arms and embrace peace.
She said that additional security operatives had been deployed to the warring communities to restore peace.