Six people were killed and many more were injured in an attack on a village in a Christian area in the northern state of Kaduna on Saturday. Stefanos Foundation, adds that a substantial amount of property was also destroyed in the raid by ‘terrorists’ on Aduwan Gida village in Zangon Kataf local government area.
The violence occurred on the same day that more than 30 people were killed and many others were injured in Wukari, a town in Taraba state, in the east of the country. Nigerian media report that Christian and Muslim groups began fighting after a dispute between youths at a football pitch. Sources: Stefanos Foundation, Nigeria Tribune, Release International