Gunmen killed at least eight people and burned down a church in attacks on two villages in Nigeria's central Plateau state on Wednesday, a security official said.
Officers said they were investigating who was behind the raids in Nigeria's "Middle Belt," where its largely Muslim north and Christian South meetâa common flashpoint for violence.
"Gunmen stormed the villages of Tanjol and Tashek ... this morning and shot sporadically in the air, then killed eight people ... The attackers also burnt a church and several houses," said Captain Iweha lkejichi, from the joint task force combining army and police....
Somolia, Nigeria, and the list goes on. Such hatred and emptiness. No regard for human life, torturing, maiming, murder, and all in the name of god. Satan sure is alive and well and his patience and subtle work behind the scenes is paying off.