12 people have died in Kaduna state.

The deaths follows the religious violence that erupted between the Christian and Muslim youth earlier today.

The clash took place in the Kasawan Magani community in Kajuru local government area of Kaduna state.

The state police command have further confirmed that the death toll had risen from 7 to  12.

See pictures from the crisis below:

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