81 persons have been reported killed during the herdsmen attack in Logo and Ukum council areas in Benue State in the last two weeks.
The attacks on communities and locality has become constant and have led to death of many people.
Chief Jimmy Meeme, the traditional ruler of Logo council area, spoke to channels TV and said 70 people have been killed in six out of the ten council wards in his domain.
Witnesses also claimed that, Turan, Mbagber, Yonov and Tombo communities in Logo were attacked on the same day. While Varser in Ukum local government came under seige, killing 53 people.
Spokesman for the Benue State Police, Moses Yamu, denied the claim, saying only 22 were recorded in Ukum and Logo local government areas.