Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari who has vowed to fight back against “bandits”. Photo: Reuters
Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari who has vowed to fight back against “bandits”. Photo: Reuters
Africa

Nigeria: 200 killed, thousands displaced in village attacks by motorbike bandits

  • At least 200 people have died in multiple raids in Zamfara state; relief has been sent to area in northwestern Nigeria
  • Sadiya Umar Farouq, nation’s minister of humanitarian affairs, called the killings ‘horrific and tragic’ after ‘invasion by bandits’

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Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari who has vowed to fight back against “bandits”. Photo: Reuters
Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari who has vowed to fight back against “bandits”. Photo: Reuters
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