UN condemns terrorist attacks in Nigeria

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Saturday condemned the terrorist attacks which killed more than 60 people across Nigeria during the past week.

IANS| Updated: Jul 18, 2015, 12:42 PM IST

New York: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Saturday condemned the terrorist attacks which killed more than 60 people across Nigeria during the past week.

Ban reiterated the UN`s support for the Nigerian government in its fight against terrorism.

Fifty people were killed on Friday when local residents gathered for prayers on the Eid, which marks the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.