The collection of assaults by armed bandits occurred over the previous 48 hours with 18 folks killed every in villages of Kaduna and Katsina states and a number of other others injured. The assailants burnt down homes, displacing the villagers.
Hundreds of individuals have been killed in northern Nigeria by prison gangs finishing up robberies and kidnappings.
Such assaults have added to safety challenges in Nigeria, which is struggling to include Islamist insurgencies within the northeast and communal violence over grazing rights in central states.
The newest assault comes lower than a month after President Muhammadu Buhari changed his long-standing navy chiefs amid worsening violence, with the armed forces preventing to reclaim different northeastern cities overrun by insurgents.