Another 7 have been killed by Fulani Herdsmen in a church in Benue State, The Cable reports.
A source had reportedly said the herdsmen invaded the church on Thursday, 2 days after 19 were killed in another church in the state, and a day after 22 were killed in Guma Local Government.
They invaded three villages in Mbamondo, Logo Local Government, Richard Nyajo, chairman of the local government said.
They had reportedly attacked a school and a church very early in the morning, opening fire on people sleeping.
Seven dead bodies have been recovered from the killings, Nyajo said.