Gunmen kill 30 in central Nigerian village attack

By Reuters | Mon, 6 Jan 2014 21:49 PM

JOS, Nigeria, Jan 6 (Reuters) - Gunmen killed 30 people in a village in central Nigeria on Monday, officials said, in a religiously-mixed region with a long history of ethnic and communal violence.

Violence in central Nigeria is frequently fuelled by long-running land disputes between semi-nomadic communities like the Muslim Fulani and farming settlers including mainly Christian Berom, both often armed with...

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