Nigeria: Muslims murder over 150 Christians, including a pastor and his wife and children
Robert Spenser 16 March 2014
Islamic jihadists (aka “herdsmen”) are operating with impunity in Nigeria, terrorizing and murdering Christians, but the world community remains largely unconcerned. And that’s understandable. After all, it isn’t as if “Islamophobia” were breaking out, or something really serious like that.
“Massacre: Over 150 Christians Butchered in South Kaduna,” from 247ureports.com, March 15
Information reaching 247ureports.com from competent sources in Kaduna indicate that another massacre by unknown Fulani herdsmen occurred in the southern Kaduna town of Ungwar Sankwai in Manchok under Kaura Local Government Area [LGA]. The massacre is reported to have left over 150 lives [including a Pastor, his wife and children] killed. Homes numbering over 200 were set ablaze.
According to the information received, the supposed Fulani herdsmen arrived at the christain [sic] dominated town at about 10pm on Friday and began their killing and burning operation till 3am Saturday morning – when the Nigerian military arrived.
A surviving eyewitness, who spoke 247ureports.com through the telephone, stated that the Fulani attackers were about 40 in number and were armed with dangerous knives, guns and other unidentifiable equipment. The survivor said that the attackers began with setting homes on fire – with the occupants. “Those that tried to escape were butchered or gun down”. He added that many of the dead, died as a result of fire....
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