Popular Boko Haram Commander Killed In Borno

Scores of persons numbering to at least 60 have been killed, while several others have been left injured as Boko Harm attacks Borno community.

Eye9ja reports that the mayhem that claimed the lives of 60 persons in Borno occur after the Boko Haram insurgents invaded Faduma Koloram village in Gubio local government area, Borno state on Tuesday 9 June 2020.

This reliable online news platform understands that the Boko Haram attack the Borno community comes after the terrorists stormed the village in gun trucks and motorcycles and carter away an undisclosed number of cattles belonging to the residents.

While narrating the attack on Faduma Koloram village in Gubio local government area, a security source revealed that the insurgents struck in the on Tuesday afternoon.

Boko Haram Attacks Borno: Scores Killed, Several Injured

“They got into the village around 12:15pm and the first place they attacked was Zowo ward at Faduma Koloram.

“They accused the people there of spying on them and vowed to teach them lessons. Virtually all the houses in the community were touched,” the source said.

The source also said when some people who managed to escape returned to the village hours later, they met their houses destroyed.

The attack on Faduma Koloram was the second known attack but on a different community within Borno in 24 hours.

As the News caption Boko Haram Attacks Borno have continued to make headlines in recent times, the deadly sect had earlier hit people living in Malam Karamti village and Daban Shatta, still in Borno.

According to the source, people were killed while houses were also damaged in the attacks.

Colonel Sagir Musa, spokesman of the Armed Forces Radio, was unavailable for comments as of the time this report was filed, as his telephone line was unavailable.

The banditry in the north-west has made it more difficult for the military to tame Boko Haram as troops have been involved in both battles.

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