Life › Human interest

Cameroon: Boko Haram insurgents execute four in Far North region

Security forces and population after a Boko Haram attack in FN (c) copyright

Four persons are reported to have been brutally executed by Boko Haram insurgents in Toufou, a village in the Far North region of Cameroon Sunday March 22, breaking Monday, reports have said.

According to reports, several fighters of the Boko Haram Jihadist group invaded the Toufou village at about 1am Sunday March 22 when the villagers were all asleep.

These Boko Haram insurgents are said to have destroyed property and brutally executed four persons, one of whom was beheaded and his head taken away.

Similar attacks have been recorded in many localities in the Far North region of Cameroon to the point that some of the inhabitants of the said villages were forced to flee to other localities for fear of being killed.


Published on 28.04.2020

How to observe the holy month of Ramadan

Ramadan commemorates the first revelation of the Quran to Muhammad according to Islamic belief. This annual observance is regarded as one of the Five Pillars…


Subscribe to Journal du Cameroun newsletter and receive all news stories free of charge

Back top