An attack by heavily armed Boko Haram insurgents on Damasak town, in Mobbar Local Government Area of Borno has left no fewer than 18 people dead an 21 other victims injured.
The incident was confirmed on Friday by Governor Babagana Zulum during his visit to Damasak, with reports revealing that the incident occurred on Tuesday, April 13, 2021.
Governor Zulum confirmed from residents, that 18 people had died, 21 injured, and he saw several property that were destroyed.
Zulum who said that robust measures were being put in place to avert future attacks on the community by the insurgents travelled alongside Senator Abubakar Kyari representing Borno north.
Other notable personalities in his entourage include a member of House of Reps representing Mobbar, Guzamala, and Abadam, Bukar Gana Kareto and some officials.