Borno - Suspected Boko Haram militants, on Thursday, killed at least 20 people in an attack on a remote village near Askira Uba, Borno State, Premium Times reports.
Survivors said the insurgents stormed Dile village at 2 a.m. in several vehicles, burning houses and killing anybody
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Ibrahim Usman, a resident who fled to Mubi, said 20 persons were feared killed in the village and many others sustained injuries during the attack.
He called on military authorities to deploy troops to the area to check the activities of the militants.
Another fleeing resident, Gambo Abakura, said they just started burning houses and shooting at sight.
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- News 24