Six people killed in attack on Christian village in Kaduna State, Nigeria

4 December 2020

Six people were killed in an attack on a Christian village in Kaduna State, Nigeria on Sunday 29 November.

The dead were named as Silas Maman, Malaki Tabat, Geofree Andrew, Anna Ahmadu, Sunday Tagwai and Fidelis Musa. Four others were injured and two children were reported missing during the assault on Ungwan Bido village.

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At the time of writing, it is not known who carried out the attack.

At least 237 Christians have been murdered by Fulani militants since the beginning of July 2020 in a wave of targeted anti-Christian attacks in Nigeria’s Middle Belt.

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