Two-hour Seige on Borno Community by Boko Haram, Leaves 4 Dead

An attack at a village, Wanori-Amarwa community of Konduga Local Government Area of Borno, along Maiduguri-Konduga Road by the Boko Haram insurgents on Sunday night has left four persons dead.
A witness, Idrissa Musa, said that heavily armed insurgents stormed the village in the night, about 11 pm, killed and maimed the inhabitants.
Musa said that the insurgents also carted away food items and razed down houses in the village.
He added that four persons died at the scene of the attack while two others sustained various degrees of injuries in the attack.
“The attack lasted for about two hours. The insurgent moved from house-to-house committing various forms of atrocities.
“Some of the surviving villagers with help of security operatives evacuated the wounded to the Specialist Hospital, Maiduguri,” he said.
According to him, the village was located few metres away from a security check point in the area.
No statement to that effect has come from the military authorities.

Author: News Editor

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