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More than 50 people killed by gunmen in northwestern Nigeria: Reports

Moscow/Sputnik: At least 53 people were killed by armed cattle thieves in Nigeria’s northwestern state of Zamfara, The Kuwait Times reports citing police.

Nigerian troops thwart police station attack, 5 gunmen killed

Abuja/Xinhua: Five gunmen were killed on Sunday as Nigerian troops and police special forces thwarted an attack on a police station in the southern state of Imo, said a spokesperson for the army.

Nigeria: Gunmen abduct school students in Tegina

Abuja: Unknown gunmen have abducted many students from an Islamic school in Nigeria, media reports said.

Gunmen kill 12 villagers in north Nigeria

Lagos/Xinhua: A group of unidentified gunmen have attacked two villages in the Giwa area of Kaduna state in northern Nigeria, killing 12 people and injuring scores others, a police source told Xinhua on Sunday.

Gunmen kill at least 5 in central Nigeria attack

Lagos/Xinhua: Nigerian police on Friday confirmed an attack in which at least five people were killed by gunmen in the Vwang district of Plateau state.

Nigeria says kills 3 gunmen in restive northwest

Abuja/Xinhua: The Nigerian military on Friday confirmed the killing of three gunmen and the arrest of 10 others in recent clearance operations in the country's restive northwest region.

Gunmen kill at least 50 in troubled Nigerian state

Abuja, Apr 6 (Xinhua/UNI) At least 50 people have been confirmed killed by gunmen who camped in a thick forest in Zamfara, a troubled state in northwestern Nigeria, according to local authorities early Saturday.

Nigerian Air Force repels attacks, kills 5 gunmen in northwestern state: spokesman

Abuja, Apr 2 (Xinhua/UNI) The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) said Monday its special forces team killed at least five gunmen while repelling attacks in two villages in the country's northwestern state of Zamfara.