Naikom palace, homes and stores have been burnt by Mbororos in Wum. Apparently avenging the death of one of theirs on sunday night and the razing of some Mbororo homes in Upkwa village in Wum last week.
According to inhabitants, the attackers rode around town with bikes and machetes calling for an end to ghost towns. They have accused pro-independent fighters.
It is not yet certain if any human life was lost. Inhabitants of Wum have lived in darkness for months now, depending only on generators, solar and bush lamps.