In Nigeria armed attack: 15 dead
15 people were killed in an armed attack in northwest Africa, west of Nigeria.
Katsina State Police spokesman Gambo Isah told reporters that unidentified gunmen were attacked in the province’s Safana area.
Isah, 15 people died in the attack, many people were seriously injured, he said.
Isah stated that many houses were set on fire in the attack, security forces were sent to the region and an investigation into the incident, he said.
From time to time, the region is a scene of violent conflicts between shepherds and farmers. Fulaniler, who migrated to the south of the country to graze their animals, claim that the farmers were trying to steal their animals and attacked them.