Gunmen Kill at Least 58 in Attack on Civilians at Niger Market

March 16, 2021 0 Comments

NIAMEY, Niger (AP) – Gunmen on motorcycles attacked a group of civilians returning from a market day in a volatile corner of Niger, leaving at least 58 people dead and then burning granaries to the ground, the government said Tuesday. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for Monday’s massacres, though extremists belonging to the …