The Nigerian Military has announced that Boko Haram insurgents have now resorted to poisoning water in some villages and communities in the North east, particularly Borno State.
This revelation was contained in a statement today by the Deputy Director of Army Public Relations (DAPR), 7 Division Maiduguri, Colonel Tukur Gusau
Gusau said that the terrorists have now resorted to poisoning water sources like wells and streams in areas from where they were dislodged by gallant troops or areas threatened by offensive operations.
“The latest being the poisoning of the cattle water ponds in Kangallam village along Marte and Abadam axis in Borno State where a large number of cattle died after drinking water from the ponds.”
The alarm was raised by the theatre Command of Operation, Lafiya Dole. [myad]