Twenty persons were killed on Thursday night by suspected Boko Haram militants in Dile village, Askira/Uba Local Government Area of Borno State, a member of the youth vigilance group said.

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The source, who spoke to our correspondent on Friday, said, “Hundreds of suspected ​Boko Haram​ militants​, who are believed to be fleeing from the Nigerian troops on Thursday, killed at least 20 people in an attack on a remote village near Askira Uba Local Government Area of Borno State.

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