Religious Riots: Christian & Muslim Students Fighting In Northern Nigerian States

Religious riot in nigeria 2013Scene from a recent riot

Sept 17, 2013 – Religious Riots Between Muslim & Christian Students Hit Northern Nigerian States (Kaduna, Zaria & Katsina)

As at the time of this report, tension is currently building in key northern Nigerian states.

The first religious fight between Muslim and Christian Students after 1987 has started in Kafanchan area of Kaduna State.

According to sources, the riots have escalated to Zaria, Kaduna and some part of Katsina state.

We learnt thousands of residents have started running for their lives.

Security officials have been dispersed to the area to put the situation under control.

Stay in touch with for update on this developing story.