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Mali govt says 37 killed in conflict between Fulani herders, Dogon hunters in Mopti; casualties include many wounded, burned homes
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Mali govt says 37 killed in conflict between Fulani herders, Dogon hunters in Mopti; casualties include many wounded, burned homes

The attack on Koulogon village near Bankass in the Mopti region of Mali was carried out by "armed men dressed like traditional dozo hunters" allied to the Dogon ethnic group, said an official statement.

Communal clashes kill over 200 in Nigeria: Attack reflective of terrorist invasion, says Plateau State governor Simon Lalong
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Communal clashes kill over 200 in Nigeria: Attack reflective of terrorist invasion, says Plateau State governor Simon Lalong

Lalong suggested "criminal elements" were exacerbating hostilities, including "conflict merchants" involved in cattle rustling, theft and other crimes.

Attack in Mali's Mopti region kills 32 Fulani civilians, including children, says local group leader
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Attack in Mali's Mopti region kills 32 Fulani civilians, including children, says local group leader

32 civilians were killed and 10 are missing after an attack in central Mali, believed to have been carried out by traditional hunters, local officials said.

Nigeria violence: Clashes between nomadic herders and farmers kills 86, demolishes 50 houses in Jos
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Nigeria violence: Clashes between nomadic herders and farmers kills 86, demolishes 50 houses in Jos

Fighting between Berom farmers and Fulani herders claimed 86 lives and demolished 50 houses in Nigeria's Jos