About 47 people were said to have died in recent terrorist attack in Maidugiri, Borno State. Villagers narrated that the attackers invaded the town on Wednesday, killing scores.
The Village of Azura Kuya, in Mafa Borno State, where the ill incident took place voiced out their fears and condemnation of the barbaric act through the caretaker chairman of Mafa local Government, who called it, “wicked and despicable.”
Eyes witnesses recounted that many others who fled to the bush also died, so the number is likely to increase.
In the light of events where local hunters are augmenting Military effort in liberating Boko Haram captured towns, the insurgents are directing attacks to towns where security attention is given at a low level.