Not fewer than 35 people have been killed by Boko Haram members in an attack on two local government areas of Borno State simultaneously.
The Boko Haram insurgents who rode on utility vehicles to attack Usmanati Goni, Nganzai LGA at about 10:00 am yesterday, also wounded several others.
The 35 people killed by the insurgents included women and children, according to a top civilian JTF.
The attackers burnt dozens of houses and took away livestock.
It was also learnt that the insurgents stormed Monguno town, headquarter of Monguno local government area of the state exactly 11:30 am.
According to reports, the insurgents attacked the local Police Station in the town, set free some of the inmates and burned down the station, they also set ablaze three vehicles at the United Nations’ humanitarian hub in the town.