Boko Haram Raids Army Chief Buratai’s Hometown Again

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Members of the dreaded Boko Haram sect have once again besieged the hometown of Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, to wreak havoc for the second time in space of five months.

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Boko haramAccording to Leadership Newspaper, Buratai’s hometown, Biu Local Government Area of Borno state has been attacked by suspected members of Boko Haram.

A resident of a nearby village to which people fled the clashes disclosed to AFP that the terrorists launched a dawn raid on the hometown of Nigerian army chief, triggering a fierce gun battle with troops,

However, there was no immediate report of casualties in the fighting as at the time of filing this report.

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It would be recalled, the dreaded Islamic sect had in August taken the bull by the horn by attacking Buratai’s village, killing many and destroying houses including that of a former Commissioner, Barrister Isa Buratai.



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