Boko Haram terrorist have resulted to arson as they set house ablaze in Borno state, the army claim the move was out of frustration.
The Nigerian Army issued a statement saying the terrorists resorted to arson as a result of their frustration by the current military deployments which has made most towns and villages impenetrable in the North East. The statement read;
‘Just before Midnight on 14 November 2018, they sneaked into Mammanti village along Damboa Road in Borno State, fired some shots to scare the inhabitants and set some houses ablaze.
Troops from 251 Task Force Battalion were quickly mobilized to engage the BHTs who fled in disarray. However, 2 civilians were wounded and have been evacuated to a nearby hospital for treatment. Exploitation of the area is ongoing’.