Terrorism & Insurgency

Suspected Wilayat Gharb Afriqiyya militants kill nine people in Nigeria's Yobe

27 October 2017

EIGHT soldiers and one civilian were killed, and five other civilians were wounded, in an attack by suspected Wilayat Gharb Afriqiyya militants at an unspecified location in Nigeria's Yobe state on 24 October, Reuters reported. Although there was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack, authorities suspected that the attack was conducted by Wilayat Gharb Afriqqiyya.



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