Violence and vulnerability among various people groups have increased in Nigeria over the last ten years. Critical scholarship, in particular, claims that some recognized and hidden Northern forces may be responsible for attacks or disasters in Nigeria’s southern region; Akwa Ibom, Bayelsa, Cross River, Delta, Edo, Rivers, Anambra, Imo, Ebonyi, Abia, Enugu, Ogun, Ondo, Ekiti, Oyo, Osun and Lagos.

Using online news tracking, social media monitoring and interviews records of general attacks by Northern Forces in Southern Nigeria were generated

This study was to determine the veracity of previous research and highlight repetitive socio-spatial indicators of violence such as spatial typologies, geographic location, non-governmental and governmental agencies, and their impact on everyday activities in rural and urban areas of the investigated states.