Suspected Boko Haram insurgents have killed 4 travellers and reportedly kidnapped two assist employees alongside Monguno-Maiduguri highway in Borno state.
The travellers have been killed in an ambush on Sunday, whereas the help employees merely recognized as Asabe and Jennifer who’re employees of Alisma have been kidnapped in the identical ambush by the insurgents.
Similarly, the terrorists had tried to infiltrate Damaturu, Yobe State on the identical day, however have been pushed again by troops of the Nigerian Army.
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Unsatisfied with the failed try in Yobe, they tried to infiltrate Biu Local Government Area of Borno however have been additionally repelled by troops of the Army.
The assault was launched at about 7 pm and it’s believed that the insurgents made their manner by way of the Buni Yadi-Biu Road.
Residents of Biu, the hometown of the Chief of Army Staff have been thrown right into a panic with the recent trade between the military and the insurgents.
Heavy gun battles between insurgents and the Army rocked the realm for no less than one hour, however the troops overpowered the terrorists who retreated, took the chance and pounced on the travellers and assist employees.
The assault occurred precisely every week after Defense Minister; Bashir Magashi visited the headquarters of Sector 3 situated in Monguno in solidarity with the troops.