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At least 44 people murdered by Boko Haram in Borno State

01 September 2013, 12:43

Maiduguri - At least 44 people were killed by Islamic terrorist group Boko Haram in Borno State, local security officials said late on Saturday.

The insurgents ambushed and killed 24 members of the civilian Joint Task Force in Monguno in Borno State on Friday.

An additional 36 JTF members were missing after the attack, according to local residents.

The insurgents then moved to the nearby towns of Damboa and Nganza, where they reportedly killed another 20 civilians.



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