Abuja, Aug 7 (Prensa Latina) The terror group Boko Haram beheaded seven civilians in the village of Munduri, located in the northern Nigerian state of Borno, the national press reported today.
Residents of the town, quoted by the Vanguard newspaper, explained a group of armed men aboard several vehicles broke into the town on Monday night, 13 kilometers from the state capital, Maiduguri.
Among those beheaded are the village chief and his wife, the sources said.
Before leaving, the extremists burned down the villagers’ homes.
Since its foundation in 2009, attacks and attempts by the sect have killed more than 20,000 people and displaced millions in northern Nigeria, as well as in neighbouring Cameroon, Chad and Niger.
The terrorist training actions are considered one of the main problems currently facing this nation, the most populous on the African continent.