Gunmen Kill Dozens in Northern Nigeria


Gunmen suspected to be cattle rustlers have killed at least 100 people in a series of suspected ethnic clashes in northern Nigeria.
  • Nigeria:  Gunmen Invade Katsina Communities

    Premium Times, 13 March 2014

    Scores of gunmen, believed to be cattle rustlers, have attacked villages in Katsina State killing about 103 people, residents have told PREMIUM TIMES. read more »

A man stands outside his destroyed home (file photo).

  • Nigeria:  Gunmen Kill 111 in Katsina, Benue, Yobe

    Leadership, 14 March 2014

    Gunmen on the prowl yesterday killed 111 Nigerians in Katsina, Benue and Yobe states. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Gunmen Murder 103 in Katsina As Jonathan Visits

    This Day, 14 March 2014

    In what seems like the spread of bloodletting in parts of the country, suspected gunmen riding on motorcycles on Tuesday and Wednesday night killed an estimated 103 people in ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Gunmen Sack Gov Suswam's Village, Kill 23

    Daily Trust, 14 March 2014

    Gunmen suspected to be cattle breeders yesterday killed at least 23 people and sacked 29 communities including Governor Gabriel Suswam's Anyii village in Logo LGA of Benue State. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Gunmen Kill 96 in Katsina

    Daily Trust, 14 March 2014

    Gunmen went on a shooting spree in several villages of Katsina State and killed at least 96 people Tuesday and Wednesday night, on the eve of President Jonathan's visit to the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Fulani Herdsmen Sack Suswam's Village, Kill 22

    Vanguard, 14 March 2014

    FEW days after Governor Gabriel Suswam of Benue state escaped death when his convoy ran into an ambush by suspected Fulani mercenaries at Tse-Akanyi in Guma local government area, ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Gunmen Kill Dozens in Northern Nigeria

    Deutsche Welle, 14 March 2014

    Dozens of people have been killed in northern Nigeria in what is believed to be clashes between rival ethnic groups. The region has seen months of violence over farmland. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Gunmen Kill 103 in Katsina

    This Day, 13 March 2014

    Suspected gunmen riding on motorcycles have killed 103 people in separate attacks at two villages in Faskari and Sabuwa local government areas of Katsina state. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Gunmen Kill 103 in Katsina State

    This Day, 13 March 2014

    Suspected gunmen riding on motorcycles have killed 103 people in separate attacks at two villages in Faskari and Sabuwa local government areas of Katsina state. read more »

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