NOVEMBER 2019 MEDIA TRACKING

  The month of November recorded a total number of 112 deaths from mass atrocities across the country, with the main factor being targeted and random kidnappings in urban, rural areas and highways. The banditry situation in Zamfara State remains dire despite the claims of having curtailed the menace. Amidst repeated claims by the security operatives in ensuring peaceful polls …

OCTOBER 2019 MEDIA TRACKING

  OVERVIEW The number of incidents relating to isolated killings and random abduction in highways, urban and  rural areas increased by a little margin, compared to the month of September.   While we observed a decline in extra judicial killings, there is a regular pattern of banditry and terrorism within Zamfara State, Northwest Nigeria, recording the highest number of casualties. …

SEPTEMBER 2019 MEDIA TRACKING

        OVERVIEW   As in preceding months, the month of September recorded high incidences of violence including: serial killings, banditry, herders’ attacks; gang clashes, extrajudicial killings, Boko Haram attacks etc. These incidents claimed the lives of at least 260 persons across 26 states and the capital. There was an upsurge in the number of kidnappings throughout the …

Media tracking on Mass atrocities for August 2019

#Nigerianlivesmatter #Endthekillings #NigeriaMourns   TABLE OF CONTENTS OVERVIEW NEWS INCIDENTS OF HERDSMEN RAMPAGE BOKO HARAM ATTACKS ISWAP RELATED ATTACKS INCIDENTS OF BANDITRY ATTACKS COMMUNAL CLASHES GANG CLASHES EXTRAJUDICIAL KILLINGS ABDUCTION INCIDENTS ISOLATED ATTACKS DEATH REPORTED IN THE MEDIA PER STATE TOTAL NUMBER OF CASUALTIES NUMBER OF SECURITY PERSONNEL KILLED Overview The month of August recorded a substantial number of casualties …

Media tracking on Mass atrocities for July 2019

#Nigerianlivesmatter #Endthekillings #NigeriaMourns   TABLE OF CONTENTS Overview News Incidents of herdsmen rampage Incidents of Boko Haram attack Incidents of banditry Incidents of communal clashes Incidents of cult clashes Incidents of force brutality Incidents of mob action Incidents of Abduction One-Off incidents Sea pirates Death reported in the media per state Total number of casualties Number of security personnel killed …

Media tracking on Mass atrocities for June 2019

  #Nigerianlivesmatter #Endthekillings #NigeriaMourns TABLE OF CONTENTS Overview News Incidents of herdsmen rampage Incidents of Boko Haram attack Incidents of banditry Incidents of communal clashes Incidents of cult clashes Incidents of force brutality Incidents of mob action Incidents of Abduction One-Off incidents Sea pirates Death reported in the media per state Total number of casualties Number of security personnel killed …

Global Rights Media tracking on Mass atrocities for May 2019

  #Nigerianlivesmatter #Endthekillings #NigeriaMourns   TABLE OF CONTENTS Overview News Incidents of herdsmen rampage Incidents of Boko Haram attack Incidents of banditry One-Off Incidents Incidents of politically related violence Incidents of Isolated attacks Incidents of communal clashes Incidents of cult clashes Incidents of force brutality Incidents of mob action Death reported in the media per state Total number of casualties …

Global Rights Media tracking on Mass atrocities for April 2019

  TABLE OF CONTENTS Overview News Incidents of Herdsmen Rampage Incidents of Boko haram attack Incidents of Banditry Incidents of Suicide bomb attacks Incidents of Communal clashes Incidents of cult clashes Incidents of Force brutality Death reported in the media per state Total number of casualties Number of security personnel killed   Overview The flurry of killings in Nigeria, ranging …

Global Rights Media tracking on Mass atrocities for March 2019

#Nigerianlivesmatter #Endthekillings #NigeriaMourns   TABLE OF CONTENTS Overview News States reported with figures Total number of casualties Number of security personnel killed Incidents of communal clashes Incidents of cult clashes Incidents of Boko Haram attack Incidents of suspected herdsmen Incidents of banditry Incidents of forces brutality   Overview Nigeria is beset by violent conflicts, often resulting in the deaths of …

Mass Atrocities Casualties Tracking Report 2019

Our tracking of casualties of conflicts, violent clashes and extrajudicial killings across Nigeria for 2019 informs that at least Three Thousand, One hundred and eighty-eight (3188)lost between January and December 2019 as a result of violent incidents which include: gang three thousand, lives were clashes, extra-judicial killings, resource crises, kidnappings and, Boko-Haram/ ISWAP attacks. Of the above number, two thousand, seven hundred …