Boko Haram attacks kills 19 herders in northeastern Nigeria

Boko Haram insurgents gunned down 19 cattle herders Saturday in northeast Nigeria, according to civilian militia sources and residents.

Ethnic Fulani herders, besieged by a spate of armed attacks targeting their cattle, pursued Boko Haram, sparking a fierce gunfight outside Fuhe village, near Ngala close to the border with Cameroon.

The latter were controlled by better armed terrorists, and much more trained, according to Mada, a village resident.

According to Umar Kachalla, leader of the a…

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