Archbishop calls for cycle of violence to be broken in Nigeria

Archbishop calls for cycle of violence to be broken in Nigeria

HUNDREDS of people have died in the escalation of violence in Plateau State, Nigeria, in recent weeks. Dozens of attacks by Fulani herders on villages were reported last month (News, 5 May). Conflict between the mostly Christian farmers and the herders, who are Muslim, has been going on for decades, but has intensified in recent…