At least two people were killed when hoodlums blocked the Gada-Biyu Highway in Jos, the capital of Plateau State, on Tuesday night.
According to a resident, two trucks were set ablaze.
Assaulting passersby, the hoodlums went on the rampage.
According to our correspondent, the incident may be connected to the violence between herders and people of Irigwe.
The clash which occurred on Saturday resulted in many deaths and many houses being set on fire.