BREAKING: ISWAP kidnaps 15 NGO officials in Borno, takes them to Sambisa forest

BREAKING: ISWAP kidnaps 15 NGO officials in Borno, takes them to Sambisa forest

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12/2/2021 2:40:00 PM

BREAKING: ISWAP kidnaps 15 NGO officials in Borno, takes them to Sambisa forest

No fewer than 15 people have been reportedly kidnapped by insurgents of the Islamic State of West African Province.

Daily Trustreported.Some of the victims include officials of international Non-Governmental Organisations, who had reportedly left Damboa town while heading for Adamawa, on Wednesday.The source revealed that the insurgents struck near Gumsuri village in Damboa, as they waylaid motorists and forcefully took them into Sambisa forest.

“It is unfortunate that the insurgents continue their nefarious activities on the fringe of Sambisa forests, we have received reports that ISWAP kidnapped at least 15 persons (passengers) near Gumsuri village while allowing two others to go.

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According to a security source, the victims were abducted in Damboa Local Government Area of Borno State, Daily Trust reported.Published 2 December 2021 At least five officials of the Borno State government supervising have been abducted by terrorists identified as Islamic State in West Africa Province.by SaharaReporters, New York Dec 01, 2021 Terrorists working for the Islamic State in West Africa Province (ISWAP) have abducted at least five officials of the Borno State Government..

Some of the victims include officials of international Non-Governmental Organisations, who had reportedly left Damboa town while heading for Adamawa, on Wednesday. The source revealed that the insurgents struck near Gumsuri village in Damboa, as they waylaid motorists and forcefully took them into Sambisa forest. According to Daily Trust, one of the abducted staff, a driver, escaped unhurt. “It is unfortunate that the insurgents continue their nefarious activities on the fringe of Sambisa forests, we have received reports that ISWAP kidnapped at least 15 persons (passengers) near Gumsuri village while allowing two others to go. A source said one of the abducted staff, a driver, escaped unhurt. Read Also . Read Also A senior government official who craved anonymity confirmed the incident.