Tag: Communal Conflict:

NEMA Confirms 10,000 Displaced And 20 Killed In Taraba Clash

The National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, has confirmed that 20 persons lost their lives and about10,000 others were displaced in the recent communal clash in Dan-Anacha village in Gassol Local Government area of Taraba State. Sa’ad Bello, the Agency’s Coordinator in charge of Adamawa and Taraba Operational Offices, confirmed the[Read More…]

Scores Killed As Fulani Herdsmen Invade Nasarawa

There have been repeated gunshots in Lafia, the Nasarawa State capital as gunmen on Sunday morning attacked Alakyo village. Alakyo is the village were over 89 security operatives were killed last year by the Ombatse militia group. The corpses of those reported killed have been deposited at the Specialist Hospital Lafia, along[Read More…]

Communal Conflict, 50,000 Nigerians Displaced In Taraba

No fewer than 50,000 persons, mainly women, children and the aged, have been displaced from their homes in various parts of Taraba following the recent crisis in the area. Hajiya Zainab Umar, the Operations Officer in the Gombe Office of National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), disclosed this on Sunday in[Read More…]