More Deaths as Tribal Clashes Escalate in Nigeria


The death toll in tribal clashes in Nasarawa has increased to a reported 10 people - including that of a traditional ruler's sister who was allegedly burnt to death. More houses have also been razed in renewed clashes between Koro and Eggon tribesmen.
Photo: Vanguard.

File photo: Houses burnt in renewed tribal clashes in Nigeria.

Nigeria military personnel clash with militant youths in Onitsha, southeastern Nigeria February 22, 2006.

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