Alertes de sécurité

À noter, les alertes ne sont disponibles qu'en anglais
15 juin 2019 | 21h46 UTC

Nigeria: Unidentified gunmen kill 35 people in Zamfara state June 15

Nigeria Alerte de sécurité

Unidentified gunmen kill 35 people in attacks on three Zamfara state villages June 15; similar attacks possible over the near term

TIMEFRAME expected from 15/6/2019, 12h00 until 22/6/2019, 11h59 (Africa/Lagos). COUNTRY/REGION Zamfara state

Event

Unidentified gunmen have killed at least 35 people in attacks on three villages in Shinkafi local government area (Zamfara state), per reports on Saturday, June 15.

Similar attacks are possible in Zamfara state over the near term.

Context

Intercommunal clashes are common in Nigeria, especially between nomadic and settled communities. Notably, on March 30-31, unidentified armed men attacked five villages in Shinkafi local government area (Zamfara state), killing at least 28 people.

Advice

Individuals in Zamfara state are advised to monitor developments to the situation, remain vigilant for militant activity, and adhere to all instructions issued by the local authorities and their home governments.

The security environment in Nigeria remains complex. Professional security advice and support should be sought prior to travel.

 

Copyright and Disclaimer
GardaWorld is the owner or licensee of all intellectual property rights in the material presented on this website. All such rights are reserved. The use of this website and its material is subject to the Terms of Use and accordingly you must not use any content from this website for commercial or other analogous purposes without our consent, including but not limited to any deep-linking or framing in order to copy, distribute, display or monitor any portion of the website. If you have any questions or are interested in distributing any content from this website, Contact us for more details.

Alertes reliées