Abuja: At least 39 people were killed in twin bomb blasts in Nigeria`s northern city of Kaduna Wednesday, security sources and eyewitness said.
A suicide bomb today in the north Nigeria city of Kaduna killed at least 25 people, in what appeared to be an assassination attempt targeting a cleric who has criticised Boko Haram, police said.
Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan has condemned recent bomb attacks in the Bauchi and Kaduna states.
Two attacks on villages in central north Nigeria`s Kaduna state by suspected Fulani herdsmen have claimed at least 38 lives while scores of others have sustained injuries, authorities said Tuesday.
Unidentified gunmen killed 38 people, mostly women and children, in raids on two villages in northern Nigeria`s Kaduna state, an area plagued by years of sectarian conflict, officials said Tuesday.
100 people were killed in religiously divided centre of Nigeria this weekend, local officials said as tensions between Muslim-dominated herdsmen and mostly Christian farmers again turned deadly.
Nineteen people were killed over the weekend in Nigeria`s northern state of Kaduna where gunmen attacked two villages of a local community, officials said.
The death toll in a twin suicide bombing at a church inside a military barracks in Kaduna state in northern Nigeria has risen to at least 30.
Two suicide bombers targeted a church inside a military barrack in northern Nigeria, killing at least 11 people and injuring several others.
Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan has come under heightened criticism for improper handling of the insurgency by Boko Haram.
UN high commissioner for human rights, Navi Pillay, has condemned the attacks by Boko Haram against places of worship and religious freedom.
Nigeria has both Muslim and Christian population, with Muslims predominant in the north while Christians mostly live in the South.
Boko Haram claimed responsibility for suicide bomb attacks that left at least 75 people dead in northern Nigeria on Sunday.
A roadside car bomb in Nigeria`s northern town of Kaduna killed several people on Easter on Sunday.
The shooting happened a day after the radical sect known as Boko Haram orchestrated a prison break, freeing 119 inmates.
Voters trickled out to polling stations in two states in northern Nigeria.
The men were believed to be trying to assemble an explosive device when it went off.
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