Nigeria Security Tracker Weekly Update: August 3 - 9, 2019

from Council on Foreign Relations
Published on 12 Aug 2019 View Original

Blog Post by John Campbell

Below is a visualization and description of some of the most significant incidents of political violence in Nigeria from August 3 to 9, 2019. This update also represents violence related to Boko Haram in Cameroon, Chad, and Niger. These incidents will be included in the Nigeria Security Tracker.

August 4: Gunmen killed a pastor and kidnapped his wife in Kaduna South, Kaduna.

August 5: Police killed three kidnappers in Emuoha, Rivers.

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