The women have just returned to the war torn area after they were assured of peace to resume their farm activities when the herdsmen stormed the compound and took turns to rape them, it was gathered.
Police Public Relations Officer, Superintendant of Police, Daniel Ezeala confirmed the arrest of the rapist.
The victims have however been discharge where they were taken for examination at the Federal Medical Centre in Makurdi, the Benue state capital.
Although there has been no major attack since peace talks between MIYETTI Allah Cattle Breeders Association and the Peace Building and Reconciliation Committee constituted by Governor Gabriel Suswam, many locals were afraid to return to their homes in the fear of attack.
The NKST Synod yesterday expressed fear that the nomadic herdsmen are still carrying arms and that portends danger to the live of the locals.