A British woman has been shot dead by gunmen at a holiday resort in Nigeria.

Faye Mooney, of Manchester was one of two people killed in the northern city of Kaduna.

The 29-year-old was working for non-governmental organisation the Mercy Corps, which said it was “utterly heartbroken”.

A Nigerian man was also killed and three others were kidnapped, the local police said.

The kidnappers are yet to be identified, the BBC reported.