Herdsmen kill 100 in attacks on Nigerian villages

By Reuters | Sun, 16 Mar 2014 15:56 PM

* Hundreds have been killed in "Middle Belt" violence

* Attacks not linked to Boko Haram insurgency

* Land disputes underlie ethnic and sectarian tensions (Adds witness accounts)

By Isaac Abrak

KADUNA, Nigeria, March 16 (Reuters) - Gunmen shot, hacked and burned to death at least 100 people and razed homes in central Nigeria, a region riven by disputes over land, religion and ethnicity,...

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