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At Least 26 Killed in North Nigeria Following Cattle Raiding Events

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7Dnews London - AFP

Wed, 11 Jul 2018 20:41 GMT

At least 26 bodies have been recovered following a two-day attack by suspected cattle raiders in Sokoto in Nigeria, reports AFP.

The death toll of the attack on Monday and Tuesday in Nigerian town Rabah located in Sokoto. The death toll may rise as rescue officials continue to search the area for more bodies.

Cattle raiding has recently become a growing crime in Nigeria, with the northern areas being the main hotspots for such crimes.


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