Jos - Suspected Fulani militia on Sunday night invaded the Kwata, Zawan area of Jos South local government killing about 16 people, reports Daily Trust.
Sunday’s incident is believed to a reprisal attack over last Friday’s attack and killing of two Fulani leaders in the area.
Fleeing community members said the 16 were killed in two separate attacks.
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The attackers killed 14 on Sunday night and came back on Monday morning killing another two.
Captain Iweha Ikedichie, spokesman of the Special Taskk Force confirmed the attack.
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