Following a heavy Boko Haram terrorists’ attack that left three (3) UN workers dead, the United Nations Organization (UNO) is reportedly to have started the evacuation of its aid workers from Rann community in the Kala-Balge Local Government Area of Borno State, North-East Nigeria.
According to online reports, the Boko Haram insurgents attacked the Rann Internally Displaced Persons camp late on Thursday, during which three UN workers were killed; two of the deceased workers were with UN agency – International Organisation for Migration, while the third victim was a doctor, working with the UN Children’s Fund.
A female UN nurse was also reported to have been abducted by the insurgents.
According to report on social media, apart from the three officials killed, a yet-to-be-ascertained number of civilians in the camp were also killed while many others were injured during the gun battle.
The Boko Haram terrorists reportedly also abducted three aid workers and civilians apart from the UN nurse.
Two of the abducted workers are reportedly working with the International Committee of the Red Cross – another major international relief agency in the North-East.
The UN evacuation is not reportedly to have started on Friday afternoon after a heavy Boko Haram terrorists’ attack previous day that left three (3) UN workers dead.