Boko Haram terrorists, operating in northern Borno, have killed a staff of the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, in Damasak, Mobbar local government area of Borno State.
It was gathered that the NEMA staff was killed during an encounter between troops and the insurgents on Wednesday.
Also, a statement from Sani Datti, NEMA’s Head, Media and Public Relations, on Thursday, said the Director-General of the agency, Engr. Mustapha Maihaja, and the management staff have been thrown into mourning following the killing of the staff.
“The late staff John Iliya was an excavator operator attached to the military.
“The DG has dispatched a team to Maiduguri to facilitate the return of his remains to the family.
“The DG and the management also condole with the family of the deceased over the loss,” the statement read.