Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Video - 71 people killed in Benue State clashes

A total of 71 people have been killed following a week of violence in Nigeria's Benue state. According to authorities much of the violence involves clashes between Muslim cattle herders and Christian farmers. Muslim herdsmen, mainly of the Fulani ethnic group, and Christian farmers often clash over the use of land in remote areas of the Middle Belt region.

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