Nigeria's bishops call on president to save country from 'avoidable chaos'

Posted July 6, 2018 5:09 pm by Editor

Nigeria's bishops call on president to save country from 'avoidable chaos'

Abuja, Nigeria, Jul 6, 2018 / 02:36 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- In response to a recent wave of violence and mass killings among Nigerians, the Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria issued a statement last week reiterating the need for a proactive response from the government and law enforcement.

The June 29 statement addressed “The Plateau Massacre” which occurred June 21-24. An eruption between largely Christian farmers and Fulani herders, most of whom are Muslim, over limited natural resources, it left more than 80 dead, including children and pregnant women.

The series of clashes in Plateau State was the latest in a slew of

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