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A representative of the ethnic Christian Adara community, which is dominant in the area, told AFP there had been recurring attacks by Fulani Muslims in the last three years.

New Vision , Uganda Feb 20, 2019

130, not 66 Fulani killed in Kaduna, says El-Rufai | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News

• Seeks more soldiers for elections • Police arrest 11 suspects Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai yesterday declared that contrary to earlier reports, 130 Fulani were killed in Kujuru Local Government Area.

The Guardian , Nigeria Feb 19, 2019

130, Not 66 People, Were Killed In Kaduna, Says el-Rufai

And the Fulani leaders are providing the names of all these people; we have the list and we will release it to the press.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Feb 19, 2019

Death toll in last week's Nigeria attack doubles to 130

Fulani ethnic group Those killed in last Friday's attack were mainly from the Fulani ethnic group, who are predominantly Muslim and who have been involved in clashes in recent years with people from the Adara ethnic group, who are predominantly Christian.

Al Jazeera , Africa Feb 19, 2019

Governor says gunmen kill 'over 130' in northwest Nigeria

A representative of the ethnic Christian Adara community, which is dominant in the area, told AFP there had been recurring attacks by Fulani Muslims in the last three years.

IOL , South Africa Feb 19, 2019

Ballot-box snatchers: PDP blasts Buhari, APC, says President lacks regard for sanctity of lives

“The Military he has never ordered to crack down on Fulani herdsmen that have killed hundreds of thousand farmers in many parts of Nigeria, should not be ordered to deal ruthlessly with Nigerians in a purely democratic environment.

Daily Post , Nigeria Feb 19, 2019

Strange omens that heralded election postponement | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News

In what many have called his ‘body bag’ philosophy and a major gaff, the governor announced the killing of 66 Fulani in Kajuru Local Government Area.

The Guardian , Nigeria Feb 18, 2019

Kaduna PDP gov candidate demands prosecution of Kajuru killers – Punch Newspapers

Governor Nasir el-Rufai on Friday said 66 Fulani were killed by gunmen in eight villages in the LGA but the natives in the affected communities insisted that 11 of their people were murdered by some herdsmen.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 18, 2019

2019 elections: Choices before INEC

The two major political parties have presented candidates from Northern Nigeria, Muslims from the same Fulani ethnic group.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 18, 2019

Death toll from last week's northwest Nigeria attack doubles to 130

Those killed in last Friday’s attack were mainly from the Fulani ethnic group, who are usually Muslim and who have been involved in clashes in recent years with people from the Adara ethnic group, who are predominantly Christian.

EWN , South Africa Feb 18, 2019