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25 Boko Haram members killed in Borno

20 October 2014, 16:13

Borno - 25 members of the Boko Haram terrorists group were on Sunday night killed by troops of the Nigerian Army in Damboa Local Government Area of Borno state, security officials said, Leadership reports.

The attack on Damboa had cast much doubts that many concerned had expressed over the much talked-about ceasefire deal the federal government said it signed on Friday with the Boko Haram.

Also read: Doubts surrounding Boko Haram deal

It would be recalled that Boko Haram had on the 17th of July 2014 hoisted their flags in Damboa after a deadly gunbattle that left, five policemen, several soldiers and Lieutenant Colonel Commanding the military base in Damboa dead with property worth billions of naira destroyed.

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