At least 8 persons were abducted on Thursday when suspected Boko Haram terrorists attacked civilians on their farmlands in Borno, local, and Civilian JTF sources said.
The terrorists stormed Addamari and Dusuman villages of Jere Local Government Area of Borno state at 9:00 am on Thursday abducting 8 farmers on their rice farmlands.
Local farmer, Jidda Kaltum, said five farmers were abducted near Dusuman villages on Thursday morning.
" They are missing, we suspected that they were abduction by terrorists," Mr. Kaltum said.
"They left for their rice farms early morning on Thursday, but they hadn't returned at 5 pm, which is unusual."
A Civilian JTF source said 3 others are still missing in Addamari village about 13 kilometers to Maiduguri City.
" We are looking for 3 people now," the source said