The US consulate in Nigeria expressed their grief over the incessant killings and destruction of properties in plateau state.
The letter reads:
“The United States condemns in the strongest possible terms the killings of civilians and destruction of properties in the Nigeria Middle Belt region over the weekend.
We are concerned by the recent increase in armed violence against civilians and call on political and community leaders to lend their voices to peace and to work together to find lasting solution to these rural conflicts.
We join president Buhari,and others in sending our deepest condolences to the affected communities,and the desire to see the perpetrators brought to justice and to prevent further violence.”