Renewed Conflict in Nigeria's Kaduna State Leaves Dozens Dead

At least 29 people have been killed and several houses destroyed as gunmen attacked villagers in Kajuru and Kachia in Kaduna State. State governor Nasir El-Rufai has condemned the attacks and called on the people of Kajuru and Kachia to support the efforts by the security agencies to restore calm. This latest attack follows one that happened in Kajuru two weeks ago where several people were killed.

Destroyed homes in Kajuru, Kaduna.


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