NIGERIA – Boko Haram insurgents have attacked the Kaya community in Madagali Council of Adamawa State, reports say.
The attack occurred between the late hours of Thursday and early hours of Friday morning.
Confirming the incident, the Adamawa State Police Command spokesman, Othman Abubakar, told The Guardian in the state capital, Yola, that two of the insurgents were killed by soldiers who repelled the attack.
“The Boko Haram members that carried out the attack abducted two children of age between 15 and 16 years.
“They also took away a Toyota Starlet car and shot an 80-year-old man during the attack,” Abubakar said.
He said one rocket launcher missile was also recovered from the insurgents, while security operatives were on their trail.