by Onize Ohikere
Posted 3/02/18, 10:52 am
ABUJA, Nigeria—Boko Haram militants attacked a military base in northeastern Nigeria on Thursday, killing 11 people, including two employees of the UN migration agency, the UN confirmed on Friday. The UN International Organization for Migration (IOM) said several militants armed with automatic weapons, rocket-propelled grenades, and gun trucks stormed a military base in the town of Rann in Borno state. The casualties included four soldiers, four mobile police officers, and three humanitarian workers. IOM said two of the aid workers were field employees with the organization.