Armed Bandits Kill At Least 47 In Nigeria's Katsina State: Police


Armed bandits have killed at least 47 people in attacks on several villages in the northwestern Nigerian state of Katsina.

The attacks took place in the early hours of Saturday, between 12:30am (23:30 GMT Friday) and around 3am (02:00GMT), Katsina police said in its statement on Sunday.

 

The police said several villages in the state were attacked early on Saturday. (Aljazeera)