Borno - The military said it discovered scores of dead bodies in a well in Bama, a community that was recently recaptured by the Nigeria soldiers in Borno State, Premium Times reports.
It was learnt that the bodies were those that were killed by members of the Boko Haram sect during an attack in the community whcih is the second largest Local Government Area in Borno.
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Some civilians who have been cooperating with Nigerian troops said the terrorists ruled in the vicinity executing their version of religious jurisprudence ruthlessly.
Dozens of Nigerian women who were forced to marry Boko Haram fighters were reportedly slaughtered by their "husbands" before a battle with troops in the community.
Boko Haram forcibly married scores of women in Bama after seizing it in September. Nigeria's military announced the recapture of the town on Monday.
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