Scores of ISWAP and Boko Haram members have been killed throughout a lethal conflict between the terrorist teams in Northern Abadam, Borno State.
Based on a information company, PRNigeria, Boko Haram militants who had deliberate to give up got here underneath heavy assault by their offended ISWAP counterparts within the Gusuriya neighborhood, situated in Dumbawa village.
The Boko Haram members have been on their solution to give up to the Multinational Joint Job Pressure (MNJTF) at a border with the Niger Republic final Sunday, August 22, 2021 once they have been attacked.
One of many intelligence sources, who’s aware of the event, disclosed that ISWAP management was rattled by Boko Haram fighters’ desertion and positioned a demise sentence on any fleeing member within the Lake Chad axis.
“The lethal assault was coordinated by one Abba-Kaka, a self-acclaimed ISWAP Governor of Tumbumma, Commanding Marte, Abadam, Kukawa and Magumeri, resulting in a heavy gun battle that lasted for hours which resulted within the killing of over 25 terrorists together with three Commanders whereas many different militants, who ran in numerous instructions with their households have been left with bullets wounds,” the supply mentioned.
One other supply advised PRNigeria that the continued inside rift and the hostility between the 2 terrorist teams have been exacerbated by the execution of JAS (Boko Haram) fighters for committing a minor offence in addition to refusal to nominate them into key positions.
“Some excessive rating Commanders bearing the titles of ‘Amir’ and ‘Khaid’ (Chiefs) at underneath the Shekau’s Caliphate in Sambisa have been lowered to bizarre militants fighters after paying allegiance to the ISWAP management.
“Some JAS Commanders and their loyalists have been already considering pitching their tents in opposition to the ISWAP by becoming a member of forces with the Bakura and Krimima Led-JAS Factions which were battling the ISWAP across the axes of Lelewa, Duwa, Wallal and Hauwa Bulumwa villages within the Niger Republic,” the supply added.