Boko Haram Terrorists Steal Cows, Sheep, Goats In Borno Community — NEMA


BY VICTOR BUORO, ABUJA – The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), has said that members of the dreaded Boko Haram terrorists on Saturday night invaded Bale Shuwa Vilage in Jere Local Government Area of Borno State on a deliberate robbery mission during which they they stole cows, sheep and goats.

The Northeast Zonal Coordinator of NEMA, Malam Bashir Garga, who stated this in a statement in Maiduguri, said the insurgents attacked Bale-Shuwa village in Jere Local Government Area at about 7:30 pm on Saturday.

He said that during the incident, one disabled person was killed while 65 houses were burnt just as 200 cows, 300 sheep and goats were carted away.

Garga further said that those wounded in the attack were provided with treatment, saying that humanitarian needs assessment is being conducted, to ensure mobilization of immediate relief assistance to the victims.

NEMA however said that normalcy has been restored in the areas as people who fled the communities have returned to their homes after the military repelled the insurgents’ attack.

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