Borno - The Senator representing Borno Central in the National Assembly, Ahmed Zannah, has revealed that teenage and adult males are currently being slaughtered by the dreaded Boko Haram sect in Borno, Punch reports.
Zannah stated that the insurgents are now in charge of Bama town contrary to reports by the military and the Borno State government that the insurgents have been sacked from the town.
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He said the idea behind the killings is to further expand their hold on the town and declare a caliphate in the North-eastern part of the country.
The military had on Wednesday affirmed that it is control of Bama town as two Air Force fighter jets and ground troops were used for the operation which led to the insurgents fleeing the town.
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