Friday, February 16, 2018

Zamfara massacre: "Funeral is becoming a daily service" - Anger as Nigerians lament incessant killings


Nigerians on Friday took to social media to lament the continuos killings going on in the country, saying “everyday is becoming a burial day. Funeral is becoming a daily service.”

This is coming after gunmen attacked Birane village, Zurmi Local Government Area of Zamfara State, and killed 41 people in the process, according to residents.

In 2018 alone, killings have been reported in Rivers, Benue, Kaduna, Nasarawa, Adamawa, Ekiti, Oyo, Ogun States.

Nigerians, including Ekiti State Governor Fayose, Gombe State Governor Ibrahim Dankwambo and Senator Shehu Sani are expressing their anger on Twitter with the hashtag #Zamfara #Zamfaramassacre.











The picture above shows burial of the victims of Zamfara attack. Photo credit: 

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