Boko Haram kills 18 in Borno villages



Boko_Haram_leader__Abubakar_Shekau_916127537_288923525Reports by Reuters said Boko Haram killed at least 18 people just as several houses were razed during attacks on two villages in Borno state.
A eyewitness told the news agency that “Suddenly we heard gunshots in all directions and cries for help from women and children,” said Wovi Pogu, nursing a gunshot wound from the attack on his village of Njaba in which 10 people were killed on Tuesday. Five others were wounded.
“As (I) entered my house I was hit on leg and I fell down but I dragged myself to a nearby shack where I hid until the shooting subsided,” the witness told the news agency from his hospital bed reportedly in Maiduguri .
These attacks are taking place in spite of emergency rule in Borno,Adamawa and Yobe States .

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