Terrorists suspected to be Boko Haram insurgents have killed 15 feminine members at Mandara Hills, within the Gwoza Native Authorities Space of Borno State.
PUNCH Metro gathered from a navy supply on Wednesday that the insurgents killed 10 of the victims after accusing them of witchcraft.
The 5 different victims had been reportedly killed for trying to give up to the navy.
Talking with certainly one of our correspondents, the supply mentioned the chief of Boko Haram in control of Mandara Hills, Gwoza Common Space and components of Cameroon, Ali Ngulde, allegedly ordered the killing of the victims.
He mentioned, “The story you heard that they killed 20 ladies is just not true; they killed 15, and they’re their members; they killed them 4 days in the past.
“10 of the ladies had been killed by the insurgents after accusing them of witchcraft whereas 5 different ladies had been killed for trying to give up to the navy.
“The chief of Boko Haram in control of Mandara Hills, Gwoza Common Space and components of Cameroon, Ali Ngulde, ordered their killing.”
PUNCH Metro learnt that Boko Haram combatants had been surrendering in sizable numbers resulting from an intensified air and floor navy assaults in Sambisa Forest, Gaizuwa, Mantara and Mandara Hills, all in Bama and Gwoza native authorities areas.
In the meantime, the state Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Sani Shatambaya, throughout a dialog with certainly one of our correspondents, mentioned the command had but to obtain any data regarding such an incident.
He mentioned, “Actually, I’m not conscious of that. Whether it is truly true, it is going to quickly come to our discover. As of now, we’re not conscious of it.”