No fewer than five soldiers have been reportedly killed and two others kidnapped after suspected herdsmen clashed with some personnel in Logo LGA of Benue State on Sunday.
The attackers also burnt down Army patrol vehicles during the clash.
The herdsmen had wanted to attack a village in Logo but were stopped by the troops.
The confrontation resulted into fire exchange between the herdsmen and military personnel.
A resident of the area said that the herdsmen overpowered the soldiers and whisked away two others.