Nigerians Fleeing Attacks Tell of Their Lives in Niger Republic

Sakin Gardi, who is from Garje Village in Sokoto, told Daily Trust's Rakiya A. Muhammad they abandoned their homes after witnessing the burial of 16 victims of the attacks at a neighbouring village. "I was among those who went to assist my neighbours to bury the dead. We were traumatised, we were frightened ..." Sakin Gardi, who is from Garje Village in Sokoto, said they abandoned their homes after witnessing the burial of 16 victims of the attacks at a neighbouring village.

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