DAILY TRUST (Nigeria)
Eighteen persons have been confirmed killed in an attack launched early this morning on four villages near Jos. The police confirmed the attack and the number of deaths, saying the attackers came in military uniforms.
The villages attacked include Nyarwai, Fagawang, Ding, in Barkin Ladi LG and Kuru Tasha in Riyom LG. A police bulletin signed by ASP Sieon Obinna confirming the deaths said three persons were killed in Nyarwai while 11 houses were burnt, two others were killed in Fagawang with three others injured and three houses burnt while in Ding, three houses and a church were burnt and at Kuru Tasha 13 persons were killed.