Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Nigeria:Nine killed as Christian, Muslim youths clash

(Kaduna) At least nine persons have been reportedly killed and several others injured during a clash between Christian and Muslim youths at Kasuwan Magani area of Kaduna on Monday. 

There has been conflicting reports on what triggered the crisis but one account said some Christian youths in the town went about beating girls for allegedly dating Muslim boys , whilst another claimed youths in the area decided to take action when report filtered into town that there was an attempt to forcefully convert Christian girls to Islam who were allegedly taken to the residence of the local chief