No fewer than 30 people died when armed men, suspected to be members of the ISWAP and Boko Haram terror group attacked Auno, in Borno State.
According to an eye witness report, the insurgents, said to invade the Community around 10:00 p.m on Sunday night and abducted a number of women and Children.
Motorists are said to be worst hit by the attackers while 18 vehicles were allegedly destroyed in the incident.
Governor Babagana Umara Zulum, acccompanied by the Garrison Commander 7 Div. Nigerian Army, on Monday morning visited Auno, a town 24 km away from Maiduguri the capital of Borno State.
The Governor sympathised with the victims and assured them of his and President Buhari’s administration’s commitment towards ending the war.