At Least 35 People Killed in Attack on Village in Southeast Nigeria - Reports

© AFP 2022 / STRThis photo shows razed homes in Mainok, outside Maiduguri, Borno State, Nigeria, on March 6, 2014
This photo shows razed homes in Mainok, outside Maiduguri, Borno State, Nigeria, on March 6, 2014 - Sputnik International
Subscribe
US
India
Global
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - At least 35 people were killed and some are missing after an attack on a village in southeastern Nigeria, local media reported Tuesday.

More than 50 armed people reportedly invaded the Mbadwen village in the Benue State and burned it down, according to the Daily Post Nigeria newspaper.

Rescue workers carry a body to an ambulance following a suicide attack in Maiduguri, Nigeria, Monday, Oct. 23, 2017 - Sputnik International
Eighteen Killed, 84 Wounded in Boko Haram Attack in Nigeria - Emergency Services
All houses of the village were destroyed as a result of the incident.

Earlier on Tuesday, Nigeria’s Gwer East area was also attacked by suspected herdsmen, leaving 19 people dead, including two Catholic priests.

Newsfeed
0
To participate in the discussion
log in or register
loader
Chats
Заголовок открываемого материала