Boko Haram kidnaps five women, baby in Borno

Boko Haram
Boko Haram

Boko Haram have abducted no fewer than five women in a town in Borno State.

Sources in Dikwa said the insurgents stormed the town at about 8:30am, yesterday, fired gunshots into the air and kidnapped seven women.

Among those abducted was a nursing mother with her baby.

The insurgents were said to have later released the mother but took her baby, a girl away.

Another woman also escaped, multiple security sources said. However, the escapee woman was hit with the butt of gun by Boko Haram.

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“They took away five women and the daughter of the lactating woman,” a source told Daily Sun.

Located at the fringe of Sambisa, Dikwa is about 90 kilometres to Maiduguri, Borno State capital.

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