Originally posted by Furbs
You are aware that this happens back and forth between Christians and Muslims in Nigeria all the time for years, right?
A list of Islamic radical attacks in Nigeria in 2012
Note, a number of the victims are Muslim. Vicitms of radical Muslims.
Date / Country / Location / Killed / Wounded
• 2012.03.11 Nigeria Jos 11 22 A suicide bomber detonates at a Catholic church during mass, killing at least eleven worshippers.
• 2012.03.09 Nigeria Gombe 1 0 A tribal leader is assassinated by Religion of Peace radicals outside a mosque.
• 2012.03.08 Nigeria Ashaka 7 3 Civilians are among seven dead when Boko Haram cadres attack two banks and a police station.
• 2012.03.08 Nigeria Sokoto 2 0 Fundamentalists murder two European engineers in captivity.
• 2012.03.06 Nigeria Bilala 2 0 At least two civilians are killed as Boko Haram devotees blow up a church and a police station.
• 2012.03.05 Nigeria Kano 2 2 Boko Haram assassins take down two guards at a residence
• 2012.03.04 Nigeria Gamborou 2 0 A tailor and trader are executed in cold blood by Boko Haram gunmen.
• 2012.03.04 Nigeria Benue 21 13 Women and children comprise the bulk of twenty-one members of a Christian farming community slaughtered by Fulani
'mercenaries' wielding machetes and burning homes.
• 2012.03.04 Nigeria Maiduguri 2 0 Islamists shoot a middle-aged woman and her 10-year-old daughter to death in their home.
• 2012.03.02 Nigeria Kano 1 0 Boko Haram shoot a man at close quarters as he is walking home from work
• 2012.02.29 Nigeria Maiduguri 4 1 Witnesses report seeing four dead following a Boko Haram bombing attack on a market.
• 2012.02.28 Nigeria Adamawa 1 0 Boko Haram radicals gun down a cop.
• 2012.02.27 Nigeria Maiduguri 1 0 A local official is assassinated by Boko Haram gunmen
• 2012.02.27 Nigeria Bauchi 3 0 Islamists firebomb a police station, killing three occupants.
• 2012.02.27 Nigeria Bundumi Rimi 4 4 Four villagers are murdered and mutilated by Islamic fundamentalists
• 2012.02.27 Nigeria Adamawa 3 1 Radical Muslims shoot three police officers to death at a checkpoint.
• 2012.02.27 Nigeria Kagoro 2 0 Islamists chant religious slogans as they butcher two people.
• 2012.02.26 Nigeria Jos 4 38 A suicide bomber detonates during a church service, killing four worshippers including a woman and a father and
• 2012.02.25 Nigeria Gombe 12 5 Ten civilians are among twelve found dead after Islamists attack a police station with petrol bombs.
• 2012.02.24 Nigeria Kano 5 0 Boko Haram radicals spray the inside of a mosque with bullets, killing a rival and four others.
• 2012.02.23 Nigeria Niger State 2 0 Two cops are gunned down by Boko Haram.
• 2012.02.23 Nigeria Kano 4 0 Islamists fire at a passing police patrol, killing two officers.
• 2012.02.22 Nigeria Maiduguri 1 0 Islamists slit the throat of a pastor's 75-year-old mother and leave a note in Arabic for her son.
• 2012.02.21 Nigeria Damaturu 3 0 Boko Haram is thought responsible for an attack that leaves three innocents dead.
• 2012.02.20 Nigeria Maiduguri 30 3 Women and children are among the dead when caliphate advocates storm a market and shoot traders and patrons
• 2012.02.19 Nigeria Sulieja 0 5 Sharia advocates set off a car bomb next to a church
• 2012.02.17 Nigeria Konduga 1 0 A cleric is shot to death by Religion of Peace rivals in front of his family at his house.
• 2012.02.17 Nigeria Geidam 1 0 Boko Haram gunmen 'execute' a local official in front of his home.
• 2012.02.16 Nigeria Minna 2 1 Islamists stage a bloody assault on a police station that leaves two officers dead.
• 2012.02.15 Nigeria Suleija 1 0 A policeman is murdered by Boko Haram.
• 2012.02.15 Nigeria Koton-Karifi 1 0 A warden is killed when Boko Haram militants storm a jail.
• 2012.02.14 Nigeria Kaduna 1 2 A policeman is killed trying to defuse a Boko Haram bomb outside a mosque.
• 2012.02.13 Nigeria Maiduguri 3 0 Three civilians are beheaded by Boko Haram Salafists..
• 2012.02.11 Nigeria Potiskum 2 0 Two Christian brothers are murdered in cold blood by Islamists in white robes.
edit on 12-3-2012 by ollncasino because: formatting