Suspected Boko Haram terrorists attacked two communities in the Madagali Local Government Area of Adamawa state on Monday, August 14, 2017.
The terrorists attacked Nyibango and Muduvu communities in the late hours of Monday and staged an attack that resulted in the burning down of buildings, including worship centers, as well as animals.
According to a report by Channels TV, no human casualties were recorded during the attacks that lasted for two hours.
The Council Chairman of Madagali Local Government, Yusuf Mohammed, confirmed the attacks.
According to him, “They looted foodstuff, killed livestock and burnt the villages completely, including churches and the residence of one councillor, John Hammajam.”
he Madagali area has witnessed a series of attacks from Boko Haram in the past.
Earlier this month, an attack on Mildu village resulted in the death of seven people with 10 others injured.
Another attack by four suicide bombers in January claimed the lives of five people.