Metro 15 Persons Killed as Boko Haram Robs Borno Market



On Sunday, about 15 persons lost their lives when suspected members of Boko Haram terrorists stormed a local market in Daku village of Askira Uba Local Government Area of Borno state. Several houses, shops and other properties were also set ablaze.

According to Vanguard, the gunmen numbering over 20 armed with ak47 rifles, improvised Explosive Devices and petrol bombs invaded the market square using motorcycles and one Hilux Toyota vehicle at about 11am and opened fire on traders, killing 15, before they carted away with food items, unspecified amount of money and fled towards the sambisa forest with no confrontation.

Details of the attack are still sketchy.....

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