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Wednesday, December 11, 2013
Boko Haram Forces people into fold
In desperate moves to add to the depleting members of Boko Haram terrorist gang, the dreaded group has started conscripting innocent citizen by force into their fold. On Wednesday about 36 people including motorists and passengers fell victims of Boko Haram terrorists as they were abducted to an unknown destination by the sects members on their way to Maiduguri, the Borno state capital.
Vanguard reports that the Nigerian Military authorities has said that, the Boko Haram terrorists have resorted to forcefully conscripting young people into their fold following the deadly attacks by troops in the last few days at the Sambisa forest and other camps where members of the sects lost hundreds of their fighters.
Col Muhammadu Dole, Spokesman of the 7 Division, Nigerian Army in a chat with Journalists in Maiduguri said that, the boko Haram terrorists are now moving around villages and other highways to abduct and forcefully recruit innocent people to replace their falling heroes who were killed by troops.