The militants of the terrorist Islamist group Boko Haram on Friday, September 1, attacked the residents of the city Banks, on the North-East of the country (near the border with Cameroon), killing 18 people, reports Reuters.
The report notes that the terrorists were armed with knives and not firearms.
A week ago it was reported that fighters «Boko Haram» attacked a village in Northern Cameroon, killing 15 and abducting eight people.
At the end of March this year, militants «Boko Haram» was kidnapped 22 high school girls in two attacks on villages in northeast Nigeria. Kidnapped used as sex slaves or even suicide bombers.
The government of Nigeria has repeatedly stated that the defeat of Boko Haram. However, that group continues to commit acts of terrorism and attacks on settlements.