'Eight dead' as Nigerian churches attacked

Updated June 20 2022 - 6:31pm, first published 6:28pm
An attack on St Francis Catholic Church in Owo town two weeks ago left 40 people dead.

Gunmen have killed eight people and kidnapped 38 others in an attack on two churches in the northern state of Kaduna, an official from the Christian Association of Nigeria says, weeks after a similar deadly attack in the southwest.



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