Nigeria: Suspected Robbers Leave Dozens Dead

Gunmen suspected to be armed robbers have executed a reprisal attack on villages in Zamfara State, leaving dozens dead and several injured.

  • Nigeria:  Robbers Kill 27 in Zamfara

    Daily Trust, 11 June 2012

    Junaid Salisu - a resident of Lingyadi village near the site of today's attacks which suffered a similar fate last year at the hands of robbers - receiving treatment in May 2011 ... read more »

Photo: Vanguard

Poverty responsible for crime in Nigeria.

  • Nigeria:  27 Killed as Robbers Attack Villages in Zamfara

    Leadership, 11 June 2012

    Twenty seven persons, including a policeman were killed by armed robbers in the early hours of Monday in Dangulbi Village in the Dansadau Emirate of Zamfara. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Gunmen Kill 27, Injure Eight in Zamfara

    Vanguard, 12 June 2012

    No fewer than 27 people, including a policeman, were, yesterday, feared dead while eight others were injured during a reprisal attack by gunmen who had unleashed mayhem in Dangulbi ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Gunmen Kill 27 in Zamfara

    Leadership, 12 June 2012

    27 persons including a policeman lost their lives in a deadly attack by gunmen on Dangulbi village in Maru Local Government Area of Zamfara State in the early hours of yesterday. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Gunmen Kill 23 in Zamfara

    Daily Trust, 12 June 2012

    Gunmen suspected to be armed robbers yesterday killed 23 people and injured many others in a reprisal attack on Dan Gulbi, Sabuwar Kasuwa, Biya and Guru villages of Dansadau ... read more »