Abuja - Suspected members of the Boko Haram sect attacked another Borno town killing three people and setting houses and churches ablaze.
A source revealed that scores of insurgents attacked Pelachiroma village of Hawul local government area of the state.
“Three people have been killed by members of the Boko Haram sect who attacked Pelachiroma village of Hawul local government area of Borno State,” the source revealed.
A resident of the area, Ignatius Musa, lamented the attack by the insurgents who went berserk.
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"Even churches were not spared," he said.
Pelachiroma is few distance from Azur Forest where insurgents last week killed eight people.
The caretaker chairman of Hawul local government area, Dr Andrew Malgwi, also confirmed the attack.
"The insurgents also destroyed many houses in the siege," he said.
- CAJ News