• Five dead, two injured as Army, villagers clash in Niger

    Five dead, two injured as Army, villagers clash in Niger

    No fewer than five persons were reported to have been killed while two were injured in a clash between the Nigerian Army and civilians at Kpaidna village in Bosso Local Government Area of Niger State.

    The incident occurred on Thursday at about 1am in Beji community, where a military operation was ongoing.

    The soldiers and men of the Nigerian Air Force were mistaken for Fulani herdsmen dressed in Army uniform.

    When contacted, the spokesman of the Niger State Police Command, DSP Bala Elkana, […]