Nigeria: Tivs in Taraba Deny Clashing With Fulanis

The Tiv community in Taraba State has denied clashing with Fulani herdsmen in Takum Local Government Area of the state, saying the crisis that claimed several lives in the area is being caused by criminal elements.

  • Nigeria:  Tivs in Taraba Deny Clashing With Fulanis

    Daily Trust, 23 March 2012

    The Tiv community in Taraba State has denied clashing with Fulani herdsmen in Takum Local Government Area of the state, saying the crisis that claimed several lives in the area is ... read more »

Photo: Vanguard

One of the 60 houses razed in the mayhem.

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