Curfew declared in Nigerian city after deadly sectarian violence

Nigerian authorities declared a 24-hour curfew Sunday in Kaduna after clashes between young Christians and Muslims left at least 55 people dead. PHOTO | GOOGLE MAP

What you need to know:

  • Deadly clashes sparked by dispute among wheelbarrow porters.
  • Two people were said to have been killed in the initial market fracas on Thursday.
  • The violence then dramatically escalated when Adara youths later attacked Hausa residents, burning homes, and killing dozens.



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