Houses Burn as Boko Haram Attack Chibok Few Days to BBOG Commemoration

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SWITZERLAND, OCTOBER 05 – Armed men suspected to be Boko Haram insurgents were on Friday reported to have launched an attack in Mifa, a village in the Chibok Local Government Area of Borno State.

An undisclosed number of houses were said to have been razed during the attack by the insurgents, who arrived at about 8pm

“Boko Haram insurgents are currently burning houses in Mifa, a village in Chibok local government area of Borno state,” Online news outfit, TheCable said early on Saturday morning.

A resident said that the insurgents arrived at the village in large numbers around 8pm, and immediately began to set houses ablaze.

“They are burning houses as I speak to you, many of them arrived with motorcycles and started attacking the village,” the source said.

“Many houses have been burnt.”

Meanwhile, the #BringBackOurGirls will today (Saturday) mark the 2,000 days of the abduction of 276 Chibok School girls in April 2014.

Out of this figure, 57 of the girls escaped from captivity, four were found dead, 21 released, 82 were released while 19 parents were said to have died.

A statement by the leadership of the BBOG Lagos Family on Saturday night, also said that 112 Chibok girls were still in the hands of the terrorists while “four infants are with our girls.”

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