Thirty-seven Christians were brutally murdered late Tuesday night in Yelwan Zangam community, Jos North LGA, Plateau State.
“The bandits initially promised to release 40 but later released 15 that are weak and sick".
One of the two Muslim Chibok girls, abducted by Boko Haram, was given over to the authorities in Borno State.
ICC will continue to monitor this story and provide updates as information is confirmed.
Since December 2020 nearly 1,000 pupils have been snatched in mass abductions in Nigeria.
A Christian orphanage in Plateau State, Nigeria, was attacked and destroyed on the 2nd of August, by jihadist Fulani.
Five students escaped on the 21st of July when they were sent to collect firewood by their abductors.
The report states that 43,000 Christians have been killed by Nigerian Islamic radicals in the last twelve years,