Today in Nigerian History: 10th August


On this day 2014, Boko Haram abducted some 100 young men and several women in Doron Baga in the Kukawa area near the border with Chad.

28 older men were reported killed. The terrorists were stopped as they crossed the Chad border by Chadian soldiers who killed most of them and set free 65 men and 22 women. More than 30 were still suspected to be held by the extremists.

According to PUNCH, the victims were seized from Doron Baga during an attack, on Sunday, on the village, where at least 20 persons were allegedly killed.

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