Locals reported the attack while it was still in progress in Apiashyim; security personnel only arrived when the attack was over.
Bishop Kukah said “there is no dispute at all” that Nigeria is a largely failed state.
Since being launched in northeast Nigeria in 2009, Boko Haram’s insurgency has killed more than 36,000 people.
Nigeria’s Christians,have for the past several decades been subjected to brutal property destruction, killings, and kidnappings.
Commissioner Ayuba said that in addition to the fourteen people killed, six were wounded
The attacks were allegedly committed by jihadists from the Boko Haram terrorist group.
The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom condemned the execution of aid workers in Nigeria.
The U.N. has repeatedly called for an end to such blatant violations of international humanitarian law.
“We currently have 559 displaced Christians at the Zonkwa Town Camp,” James told Morning Star News.