At least 26 people were feared killed and several others injured in a suspected Boko Haram attack on Monday night at the Madagali area of Adamawa State.
Locals said suspected Boko Haram’s gunmen rode on motorcycles in large numbers into Kudakaya village in Madagali at about 7 p.m.
The spokesperson of the police in the state, Othman Abubakar, confirmed the attack to an online newspaper.
“I was briefed that Boko Haram insurgents have attacked the village. I am yet to get the casualty figures, but security operatives have been deployed are on the top of the situation.’’