Boko Haram: Several massacres perpetrated in northwestern Nigeria
Boko Haram kills and murders and murders: In the north- eastern Nigeria, the terrorist group has done several massacres. But the girls are kidnapped in April still be alive.
Short on time? At the end of the text’s a summary.
Abuja – The Islamist group Boko Haram has killed several civilians in northeastern Nigeria. In a remote village in the state of Borno extremists brought by 68 residents. Even in its stronghold Gwoza advised the terrorist militia out numerous men.
Heavily armed fighters had stormed the village Njaba on Monday’ from all directions’, reported an eyewitness.’ The terrorists were armed to the teeth.’ They almost all the men of the place shot or beaten and destroyed most of the houses of the village. Even boys and girls 13 to 19 years were killed.
From Gwoza reported an eyewitness, the extremists have attacked a group of men outside the house of a Muslim cleric and killed in front of their wives.’ The fighters brought boxes of new weapons tested this and shot the men who had to lie face down on the ground,’ said the woman was able to escape in the neighboring state of Adamawa.
The Boko -Haram leader Abubakar Shekau had an’ Islamic caliphate’ proclaimed in August in Gwoza. Since then, many residents have fled the city. In recent days, many fighters had arrived in Gwoza and had male inhabitants killed, and women and children sold, said the Senator Ali Ndume. Boko Haram would likely contract troops to prevent imminent offensive of the international military alliance.
Kidnapped girl probably still alive
In recent times repeatedly shake violent attacks the African country. Because of the acute security situation and the general elections in Nigeria were postponed at short notice. Boko Haram is known for its use of civilians for their own purposes – such as suicide bombers. In mid-April last year, the radical Islamist group moved the world community with the kidnapping of some 200 students, of which no trace today. There are fears that the extremists they abuse as slaves.
Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan is convinced, however, that the girls are still alive:’ If terrorists murder, then they show it, ” Jonathan said an African television stations. When the hostages were dead, then the Islamists have released a video claiming responsibility. His troops had a guess where the girl could stop. Fearing a deadly battle they had the place but not yet stormed.
The extremist group fights since 2009 with violence for an Islamic state in the predominantly Muslim north of Nigeria, killing at least 13,000 people so far. She wants a’ theocracy’ build and trying to control ever larger areas. Also in the neighboring countries suggested Boko Haram to multiply. There were attacks in Niger, Cameroon and Chad. The African countries had then sent troops to Nigeria to halt the advance of the Islamists.
In summary: The terrorist group Boko Haram has killed 68 people in north- eastern Nigeria and destroyed numerous houses. You probably want to pull troops together to fend off an international offensive. The girls are kidnapped in April still be loud President Goodluck Jonathan alive. They are likely to be abused as slaves.