Baga city in Borno state was reportedly recaptured by Boko Haram terrorists final week –
No phrase has been heard but from about 40 cellular policemen posted to the city earlier than the incident – A supply inside the police headquarters stated no phrase has come to them from the lacking cellular policemen A report by Nigerian Tribune signifies that no phrase has been heard but from about 40 cellular policemen posted to Baga city when the city was recaptured months again earlier than the current ransack by the Albarnawi faction of Boko Haram.
According to the report, about 13 typical policemen might also have been lacking in motion as no phrase or sign has been heard from them since Wednesday, December 26, when Boko Baram chief Habib and his factional group stormed the city with a bid to carry it after mounting their flag. An unnamed supply inside the police headquarters quoted within the report stated, “no phrase has come to them since Wednesday,” about their males including that they might quite stay optimistic in regards to the males who went to battle aspect by aspect with the troopers.
“But by the grace of God, we’re nonetheless anticipating them wherever they might be pinned down. Let me guarantee you that by their coaching, I consider they need to be fantastic working on a tactical foundation and if want be pin down someplace and look ahead to again up from the military earlier than retreating right here if want be. “Indeed we hear that there hàs been casualties however we can not speak about casualties on our aspect but as a result of we’ve not seen any of them for the reason that assault on Wednesday evening .
“Our males are a peculiar group nicely educated to face any circumstances so we do hope for one of the best. We can not enter into any moaning temper now as a result of no phrase has come but about their whereabouts which we consider will quickly be identified,” he stated by way of telephone name.
Boko Haram have been utilizing assymetric ways not identified to numerous the nation’s army and police drive. Meanwhile, suspected Boko Haram fighters who invaded Buni-Gari, a city in Yobe state, acquired greater than they bargained for when some hunters engaged them in a fierce battle on Sunday, December 30.
A resident of the city stated the insurgents struck round 5pm when Nigerian troopers weren’t on floor, including that the hunters succeeded in forcing the insurgents to beat a retreat and return to their base.
Another supply stated although the insurgents have been despatched out of the city, Buni-Gari has been abandoned. “Many have fled to close by Buni-Yadi over the worry that Boko Haram members may regroup and launch a deadlier assault,” he stated.