This section is regularly updated to provide a selection of the latest news reports on the conflict in Nigeria. It contains news from Nigerian and international media sources from the past six months. Click on the links to see the articles in full. For more in-depth analysis, see the Publications page.
(AFP) 3 March 2020 – At least 50 people were killed in multiple attacks by armed bandits on villages in an area of northern Nigeria rife with cattle theft and kidnappings, local officials said on Monday. Sources said about 100 armed assailants stormed into the villages of Kerawa, Zareyawa and Minda in Kaduna state at dawn on Sunday, gunning down worshippers as they left a mosque for morning prayers before killing residents and burning and looting homes... Read the full story here.