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Soldiers shoot dead 6 villagers in Delta

14 November 2012, 11:12

Delta - Six villagers have been allegedly killed by soldiers in Idjerhe Kingdom of Ethiope-West Local Government Area of Delta State, Daily Times reports.

Reports said the soldiers opened fire on the villagers after the villagers were frustrating their attempt to rescue a suspected ritualist who was about to be lynched.

The incident left 25 others critically injured.

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