Hunters and Boko Haram clash near Atiku’s village

Hunters and vigilantes repelled another attack from Boko Haram insurgents on Sabongari village in Adamawa State. by killing seven of the insurgents.

The hunters [neutralized] seven of the Boko Haram insurgents.

The insurgents had two days earlier attacked Madagali town [neutralizing] 11 people with several others sustaining various degrees of injuries.

An eyewitness told this news house that the vigilantes also seized a machine gun in Sabongari village belonging to the insurgents.

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A member of the vigilantes also confirmed the attack. said the Boko Haram insurgents thronged the

The vigilante said the Boko Haram insurgents thronged the village but were repelled by the hunters and vigilantes in a shootout.

He claimed the shootout ultimately led to the insurgents fleeing the village after seven of them had been killed.

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