Posts Tagged ‘Tiv’

3 killed as Tiv, Jukun tribes clash in Benue

Three persons have been confirmed dead in a clash between the Tiv and Jukun ethnic groups in Benue State. The Benue State Police Com­mand confirmed the report. The incident, it was gath­ered, left many people dead and several houses razed. The crisis reportedly broke out when two young men of Tiv and Jukun eth­nic groups clashed […]

Irate Mob Protest The Killing of Two Fulanis, Kill Six Tivs In Retaliation

Six people have been killed at Bela village, Bornon Kurku area of Bali local government in Taraba state by irate youths protesting the killing of two Fulanis who were victims of a robbery incident by gunmen. The robbery attack was suspected to have been carried out by members of the Tiv community in the area prompting the […]