86 killed, 6 injured in Nigeria suicide attack

At least 86 people were killed and another 6 injured in a coordinated attack carried by gunmen on 6 villages in central Nigeria, according to sources.

Nigerian media quoted local police as saying that the attacks ruined around 50 houses in Gashish District in Plateau Province, Deutsche Presse-Agentur reported.

In a tweet, President Muhammadu Buhari mourned the “deeply unfortunate killings” .

“The grievous loss of lives and property arising from the killings in Plateau today is painful and regrettable,” said the president.

“We will not rest until all murderers and criminal elements and their sponsors are incapacitated and brought to justice,” he added.

Source: Jordan News Agency