10 Persons Killed In Fresh Attack On Kaduna Village
File image of Southern Kaduna after crisis

Ten persons have been killed in an attack on Nandu village in Sanga area of Kaduna state, northwest Nigeria, chairman of Sanga local government has said.

Speaking in Kafanchan on Saturday, the local government boss, Charles Danladi, said that the attack occurred on Friday and 11 houses were burnt.

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But he said that normalcy had since returned to the affected village, adding that youths of the area had been summoned and counselled against fighting back.

According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), a resident of the village, who pleaded anonymity, said that the attack was suspected to have been launched by Fulani herders in retaliation for an attack on them by indigenes of the area before the general election.