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Boko Haram killed 23 Mourners After Funeral

Boko Haram killed 23 Mourners After Funeral

Boko Haram gunmen on Saturday 27th July 2019, killed 23 mourners in Borno state, in the restive North East of Nigeria after they attended a funeral, local militia and residents said.

At about 10:30 am, the Boko Haram attackers on three motorbikes opened fire on a group of men as they walked back from a funeral in Nganzai district near the state capital Maiduguri, local militia leader Bunu Bukar Mustapha said.

“Our men recovered 23 dead bodies from the scene of the Boko Haram attack, which happened on Saturday morning,” Mustapha said.

The men were returning to Badu Kuluwu from nearby Goni Abachari village where they had attended funeral prayers for a relative, said Mustapha.

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